The Risks of Scrapping the UKBA

Immigration continues to be a heated topic in British politics, and the government’s tools and techniques for managing such an issue is just as prominent a subject. In late March, it was announced that Home Secretary Theresa May is to terminate the short career of the United Kingdom Border Agency (UKBA), which was conceived in […]

Education and Representation in British Politics

There is continuous debate as to just how representative a representative parliament should be. The UK is never realistically going to achieve full, exact representation – how should such classification be judged in the first place? Social class? Ethnicity? Economic activity? Regardless, it is regularly discussed that the House of Commons is rather unrepresentative of […]