Author Archives: Niccolo Balducci

The Importance of Lord Buckethead in British Politics

I grew up in a country where politics is a strictly formal affair largely overseen by middle-aged men continuously spouting thick, impenetrable jargon which puts most of my co-nationals to sleep. That being said, you can imagine my amusement upon seeing Theresa May defend her parliament seat against a self-proclaimed intergalactic space lord with a […]

A Brief History of Italian-British Relations

Few people tend to bring up Italy and Britain in the same sentence nowadays on topics outside of football. However, perhaps that’s not the correct approach to take. Indeed, these countries share a rich political history that the average citizen in either state tends to overlook. From mutual diplomatic endeavours to clashes on the battlefield, […]