“We are driving a generation against aspiration, because we are punishing aspiration. That is about the most un-Tory thing I can think of.”
Renowned left-winger George Galloway is running as an independent candidate for Manchester Gorton this election. As part of our series of interviews with local candidates, we sat down with him
Are they Putin on the Ritz?
In light of Brexit, EU nationals are facing insecurity and feel as if they are being used as ‘pawns’ in negotiations by Theresa May
Intelligence continues to be feared by the political elite, as demonstrated by some of those campaigning for a ‘hard’ Brexit
At the annual Conservative Party conference, Prime Minister announced plans for Article 50 to be triggered by spring of next year
Theresa May’s proposal to reinstate Grammar schools has caused wide-spread controversy
The summer has been dramatic, and has dropped most of the UK into uncertainty, universities and students included
Emmaculate Tshuma an 18-year-old Manchester student has been detained and is facing the threat of deportation despite having suffered physical and sexual abuse in her home country
The British people keep calling the government’s bluff, so why are they still going all-in?
As Theresa May announces plans for the implementation of Article 50, Manchester students voice their opinions on what it means and how it will affect them
The renewed strength and respect of the Special Relationship can do good for both our countries in times of political unease
Theresa May promises an annual £2 billion to scientific research and development (R&D) by 2020 and review of current tax incentives to help the UK’s science and technology industry
Would the opening up of new grammar schools really help create the meritocratic society envisaged by Mrs May?
The reintroduction of grammar schools offers hope, but more needs to be done to diversify education
After Theresa May claimed the culture of ‘safe spaces’ was undermining free speech, we spoke to the Free Speech and Secular Society, the Exec team and Dame Nancy Rothwell about their positions on the controversial topic
Theresa May will be our next PM but must be more assertive and direct, like Thatcher, if she is to succeed at the country’s helm