All articles by: Chris McLaughlin

News in Brief

Published: April 29, 2016
Written by Chris McLaughlin

American President Barack Obama intervened in the UK referendum on European Union membership with a hint at punitive action if Brexit wins the day, saying that Britain would have to …

Wealth gap CAN be reversed

Published: March 20, 2016
Written by Chris McLaughlin

A study into the widening gap been affluence and poverty in Britain reveals that there are very few radical ideas among political parties, think tanks or academic institutions for solving …

Morales loses out

Published: March 4, 2016
Written by Chris McLaughlin

The President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, has lost a referendum poll which would have allowed him to run for at least a further five-year term.

McCluskey warns plotters

Published: February 19, 2016
Written by Chris McLaughlin

Labour MPs have been urged by the leader of Britain’s largest union to stop sniping and rally round the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn.

Cabbies take on Uber over rights

Published: August 7, 2015
Written by Chris McLaughlin

A ground-breaking legal challenge has been mounted to the controversial Uber taxi firm’s conditions of employment for drivers has been mounted over safety, pay and holidays.