20th Century history

The illusion of progress

Britain has supposedly ‘progressed’ because we have a universal franchise. But our last prime minister was from a slave owning family. Have democratic rights brought tangible improvements, or is this what elites want us to believe?

Re-examining Churchill’s Legacy

As the Confederate statue controversy highlights the extent of historical revisionism in the United States Harry Harischandra examines how in the figure of Churchill the UK has its own issues of historical sanitation to consider.