International Relations and European Politics

International Relations and European Politics

I am currently studying for my masters degree in international relations and European politics. Any essays are research that I am happy with or have received a high 2:1 or first I will post :)


10 Books You Need to Read Right Now

19 Apr 2022 8 minute read 4 comments MamaLJ

10. It Can’t Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis (1934).   Originally written in the early half of the twentieth century. Sinclair Lewis’ It Can’t Happen Here returned to the spotlight in 2016, with the novel selling twice as many as it did when it...

Universal Basic Income (UBI)

14 Mar 2022 17 minute read 4 comments MamaLJ

Introduction: Welfare, and Universal Basic Income The purpose of a state’s welfare system is to prevent poverty, hunger and homelessness, yet the impact of globalism has placed numerous amounts of pressure on welfare states, creating the assumption t...

Celebrating Ten Years of Pussy Riot

14 Mar 2022 5 minute read 0 comments MamaLJ

Celebrating Ten Years of Pussy Riot: A Brief Biography Breakdown – The Story so Far “Russian officials should not stay unpunished; they cannot have this kind of absolute power over us." - Maria Alyokhina, 2014. This August marked the tenth anniversar...