On Belfast, Fintan O’Toole, and Male Honour

(Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding) The...

Sexual Morality and the New Generation

2018 so far has seen an explosion of...

An Illegal, Dangerous and Pointless Attack

In the early hours of the morning on...

Nazi Pugs and Free Speech in Modern Britain

Communists and Nazis Have No Sense of...

The Shape of Water’s Vulgar Relationship

The 2018 Academy Award for Best...

Senator Noone’s Tweet of Fame

Editorial Note: This article was...

Why Russia’s Election Matters

Many Western pundits these days like...

What is BDS really about?

With international reports linking SJP...

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On Belfast, Fintan O’Toole, and Male Honour

(Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding) The recent rape trial in Belfast, media coverage of texts and WhatsApp messages from those involved and the acquittal of all four defendants gave rise to a true national conversation, much of which was played out in the media.   Away...

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Sexual Morality and the New Generation

2018 so far has seen an explosion of awareness and discussion surrounding sexual misconduct and the wider context of sexual attitudes in our culture. Social media campaigns such as #MeToo and #IBelieveHer have highlighted society’s inability to mix “modern...

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Nazi Pugs and Free Speech in Modern Britain

Communists and Nazis Have No Sense of Humour In 1965 Milan Kundera wrote a dark satirical novel titled The Joke. The early portion of the book is set in 1950’s Czechoslovakia, which at the time was ruled by the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (KSČ) after a coup...

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The Shape of Water’s Vulgar Relationship

The 2018 Academy Award for Best Picture was given to The Shape of Water. This film did not only skilfully prove our elders right by denominating what is vulgar as being related to the vulgus (the throng), it also contributed to enhance what tyrannical masses have...

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Senator Noone’s Tweet of Fame

Editorial Note: This article was originally published in the Burkean Journal on the 3rd of April but it was lost when we were fixing our website in the last couple of days. Everyone deserves their 15 minutes of fame. Some are even lucky enough to really achieve it....

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