In the name of democracy

Liam Hiller, Political Editor Over the past several decades much has changed in the world. Wars have been fought and lost, nuclear development programs have taken a front seat in political debate, one tyrant after another has been overthrown and a new generation of colonialism has begun. All of this has happened for one thing: […]

The moral illegalities of ‘legal’ business dealings

Liam Hiller, Politics Editor Investment in foreign land by large companies, or land-grabs as they have become known, have drastically increased in popularity since the beginning of the millennium. The majority of these investments have taken place in Sub-Saharan Africa where vast amounts of land, up to 90 percent in fact, is owned by the […]