Joe James Davis

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A British-based professional content writer and journalist, with an interest in politics, current affairs, entertainment, pop culture and lifestyle.

June, 2017

May, 2017

  • 12 May

    UK Election Conundrum: So Many Candidates, So Little Choice

    UK, election, Libdem, Tory, Labour

    British Prime Minister Theresa May dropped a huge bomb a few weeks ago, calling for general elections. Therefore, the next UK election will be held on Thursday 8th June 2017, despite the fact that it wasn’t originally scheduled to take place until 2020. If you’re an ideological liberal like me, …

April, 2017

  • 24 April

    ATROCITIES: Coming to Terms With Our Past Isn’t So Easy

    Britain, British Empire, atrocities

    It’s easy to point out the failings of others; it’s harder to do so for the failings in ourselves. There was a recent poll which showed that almost a majority of people in the UK see the British Empire favourably, reminding us that coming to terms with the atrocities of …

  • 19 April

    Take A Look At Us Now: Advances in the LGBT Rights Movement

    It’s all too easy to look at all the grim headlines that have come out of late and think that the LGBT rights movement hasn’t made a lot of progress. Don’t get me wrong, there’s still hell of a lot of work to do in this area, but it’s crucial …

  • 15 April

    The Silver Lining to the Populist Cloud

    The populist cloud which has descended lately has one silver lining. People are starting to really engage with the political process.