Author: Jack Mountford

Eleven states cast their votes on Super Tuesday (Photo: AP)

Super Tuesday: Breaking Point

Super Tuesday is perhaps the most important day in the presidential campaigning. Jack Mountford assesses this year’s winners and losers. Super Tuesday is a make or break moment for presidential campaigns. Yesterday on 1...

David Cameron prior to May’s general election (Photo: Independent)

A Conservative Conundrum

The Conservatives were the first political party that Jack Mountford ever supported. However, the recent actions and policies of the party have driven him away. The 2010 general election had just occurred. After days...

Defence: Just money down the drain

With the forthcoming Strategic Defence and Security Review, or SDSR, coming up in December, Jack Mountford takes a look at the many issues surrounding UK defence spending, and how these problems can be resolved....

Freedom Of Expression is being killed in Russia

You may have seen Filibuster’s Twitter coverage on the recent assassination of Boris Nemtsov. Jack Mountford explains compares how our freedoms compare to the dying flower of free speech in Putin’s Russia. Where In The World? By Jack...

The Second Rise of the Samurai?

There has been much coverage in world media recently concerning Japan’s supposed “rearmament”, alongside and somewhat in reaction to the killing of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto by ISIS. But is this actually anything to...

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