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How American Influence Spread Across Britain in the Post-War Period

The chaotic tumult of the Second World War left the imperial powers of Europe shocked and stunted. Britain, despite emerging as a victor of the conflict, had suffered substantial structural and economic damage, and was facing huge housing problems with over 2 million houses having been destroyed in German bomb attack during the war. By […]

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The Schengen Agreement: The Policy Behind EU Immigration and Brexit

Cries of a crumbling Europe are being heard worldwide. Today, some are suggesting the EU should be disenfranchised because of a disagreement with the European Union’s immigration policies. Brexit presented open immigration policies as an issue with European Union membership, and many across the channel are beginning to agree. But what is the European Union? […]

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Labour put in the hard work: and it paid off

A quick look at the UK general election and how support for the Labour party has skyrocketed against all odds, allowing them to close the gap and giving Jeremy Corbyn a realistic shot at becoming Prime Minister When Theresa May called for a snap election on the 18th of April, the Conservatives were as much as […]