politics

Banning Short Jail Terms: Why Is It Controversial?

Jail sentences less than 6 months could be banned in England and Wales, under a proposed Ministry of Justice scheme. But with all the benefits it could provide, why is it still controversial?

The Real Israel

Israel is the most politically contentious, internationally contested, and yet extraordinary region in the world. Spending only a week there, I realised just how skewed the Western media portrayal of the Middle East is. There are complexities and differences of opinions within pockets of consensus.  The ruling of the region continues to be dictated by the 1967 Six-Day War; and Israel needs urgent change.

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