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The day police were told to “move along”

In Matteo Bergamini on October 20, 2011 at 12:12 pm

On the 16th of October police were asked to move along by rev. Dr Giles Fraser, Canon of St. Pauls Cathedral. What were they doing? Matteo Bergamini went to find out. Read the rest of this entry »

City on Fire

In Matteo Bergamini on August 9, 2011 at 10:14 am

Matteo Bergamini is a Londoner left ashamed and shocked by the rioting that plagued the capital last night.  Read the rest of this entry »

Nationalism, the safeguard of a nation?

In Matteo Bergamini on May 18, 2011 at 9:00 am

Political Promise returns from its blogging holiday! Matteo Bergamini on whether nationalists are the best form of defence against immigration? Read the rest of this entry »

Is Affirmative Action Outdated?

In Matteo Bergamini on March 21, 2011 at 8:00 am

For Matteo Bergamini, America is the land of the free and the home of democracy, but how true is this when affirmative action tops up the rights of minorities?  Read the rest of this entry »

Second Class Citizen?

In Matteo Bergamini on December 6, 2010 at 4:17 pm

Matteo Bergamini argues every 16 and 17 year old is a second class citizen. If you pay tax, you deserve the right to influence how it is spent. Read the rest of this entry »

Thank God for Human Rights

In Matteo Bergamini on November 7, 2010 at 2:22 pm

Matteo Bergamini attacks the decision to give prisoners the right to vote. Where are the rights of the victims? Read the rest of this entry »

Is Britain going back to the 1970s?

In Matteo Bergamini on September 29, 2010 at 7:00 am

Matteo Bergamini is getting all nostalgic about the 1970s. Which is pretty hard for an A-level student to do. Read the rest of this entry »

May 5th: History in the making?

In Matteo Bergamini on August 30, 2010 at 11:23 am

By Matteo Bergamini

Behind the black gate, past the famous number 10, reside the most powerful men in the Country, all members of the Con-Lib coalition. They have chosen May the 5th in 2011 to try and make the coalition enter the history books as being the first government to try and change the voting system of this ancient nation… Read the rest of this entry »

The “Paperwork Society”

In Matteo Bergamini on August 22, 2010 at 11:12 am

By Matteo Bergamini

“The slight tremble in the hand, as it reaches for the brown envelope. Curiosity and fear sweeps you up as you pull out the paper. You turn it over and scan the wording quickly to look for the letter, the grades that will decide if its University or not. You scan it quicker, eyes wide as they dart around the pages till you find them and….” Read the rest of this entry »

Eastern Trouble Brewing?

In Matteo Bergamini on August 17, 2010 at 1:53 pm

By Matteo Bergamini

The lush hilly lands of Pakistan are as mysterious as its allegiance in the current Afghanistan conflict. Thanks to wikilinks this politically unstable land has been hit with another tremor which could send the Pakistan government falling into an abyss of chaos. Read the rest of this entry »