Pussy Riot: Paying the Price for ‘Free’ Speech My first article for the St Andrews Foreign Affairs Review, published Oct 2012. Advertisements

We’ve all seen the pictures. Young, pleading eyes staring back at us through our television screens and newspapers, children’s bellies swollen with starvation. Yet, faced with this harrowing display of deprivation, many of us would struggle to claim that we are doing all we could for those in such a position. It seems that for […]

Globally Opinionated is the product of a long and unemployed summer on holiday from university and I hope will be a platform to record and share thoughts and opinions on International Relations, and on current and foreign affairs more widely. I am particularly interested in issues of development and democratisation, human rights and civil liberties, […]