Meet the Independent Business Struggling to Stay Open After 31 Years

Gentrification and the almost unstoppable spread of chains and franchises into today’s high streets is an issue that is affecting small independent business owners up and down the country, with many areas watching on helplessly as their high streets slowly but surely begin to become ghostly shells of their former selves.

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Are We Really Going To Take This?

Politics seems to have taken a particularly dark turn over the past few years. A toxic smog of uncertainty, division, fear and loathing appears to hang over a great many people as they struggle to make sense of the world they suddenly find themselves in.

UK Drugs Policy: A Better Way?

For over fifty years now the UK has been losing a war that should have never been declared in the first place. A war in which countless lives have been turned upside down and thousands of people across the world have had to suffer. A war that not only could never be won but also indirectly hands control of one of the biggest and most profitable markets on the planet to violent criminals.

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AI and Cyber Warfare: Can Machine Learning Protect Our National Security?

As cyber warfare ratchets up across the globe, how can we be sure our national security network is up to the challenge? Human beings cannot always detect anomalous patterns in security data and it is for this reason why more and more cyber security firms are looking to artificial intelligence to provide the solutions to … Continue reading AI and Cyber Warfare: Can Machine Learning Protect Our National Security?

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Are We Manufacturing Weapons to Fight Wars or Manufacturing Wars to Sell Weapons?

Terrorism, it would seem, is everywhere right now. The threat of terrorism is something many of us have had to live with for a long time, and, despite various wars, bombing campaigns and military interventions, we’ve had little success in quelling these forces of terror. But what role do we play in their perpetuation? Are … Continue reading Are We Manufacturing Weapons to Fight Wars or Manufacturing Wars to Sell Weapons?