Editorial: Let the sparks fly

No Comments

November 5th is my favourite night of the year. Normally, right about now, I’d be outside, cosied up in multiple layers with a nose turning pink from the cold. My eyes would be all lit up, looking to the sky. Unexpectedly, I don’t feel like I’m missing out tonight as I wait for an entirely different […]

Editorial: I want to be forever young?

No Comments

One of this project’s objectives was to engage young people with politics. New statistics show young voters in America are becoming more engaged, but more still needs to be done.

Editorial: Live it, breathe it, tweet it

No Comments

Serious question: how did campaigns function before we became followers? The success of a candidate in this election lies completely in the hands of the voting public, with our twitchy social-networking fingers scrolling through their every move. A decade or so ago, the internet would have revolutionised the race for the White House, but what […]

Editorial: Every little helps

No Comments

My deputy-editor, Vikki, is normally better for writing an editorial that has more of a human touch, but today I will attempt to match her and do the same.