The election of Jair Bolsonaro

With almost all of the vote reported, Jair Messias Bolsonaro from The Social Liberal Party will almost certainly be Brazil's next president. But who is this new world leader? And why has the gaze of the entire world (particularly western nations) fallen upon Brazil? The man himself Jair Messias Bolsonaro born in 1955 is a politician…

Breaking down: Catalan independence

On October 1st, Catalonia Spain undertook a referendum asking voters if they wanted their region to become independent from Spain and embrace a future as a republic. The result of this has Sparked global debate. So what is Catalonia? What right do they have to independence? And how could they gain it? Firstly, what and…