Author: Will Matthias

Freedom for cannabis users? We’re missing an opportunity to tax it, relieve overcrowded prisons and help those with unhealthy addictions. (Photo: High Times)

Don’t be so Blunt, Legalise Cannabis

Cannabis is lighting up the world stage, raising interesting questions for many societies. It’s high time we legalised the stuff. Tackling the drug of many names has proved a difficult task for governments and...

The Iron Reign: For Better or Worse?

Labour Party member, Will Matthias, looks at Thatcher’s enduring legacy on today’s politics, and ponders whether the tough medicine was worth it in the end. Throughout history, the United Kingdom has often been a...

Labour: As the Dust Settles

Will Matthias, a Labour Party member, reflects on his party’s dismal showing last Thursday and asks: where now? The Aftermath: Labour By Will Matthias ___________________ Ed Miliband holds his hands up and accepts full...

Ed Miliband: A True Leader

A   fter seeing Ed Miliband speak at a recent Labour conference, Will Matthias examines the Labour leader under the microscope and offers his own verdict.     PoliticalBeat By Will Matthias _______________  ...

We are not to be blamed for our political apathy.

The Government is.  PoliticalBeatBy Will Matthias (@WillMatthias15)_______________ Educating people about the power of their ballot is the only way to stem the problem of political apathy. (Photo: Pennsylvania State University) We consider ourselves lucky in...

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