Author Archive | Cathal McManus

“our modern, liberal democracies are probably not under any catastrophic threat – at least not yet”

2016 will doubtless be remembered for the political earthquakes of Brexit and Trump. These somewhat unexpected victories have generated significant levels of debate fuelled by the high levels of uncertainty each has created. These uncertainties stem, in part, from the nature of both political campaigns which were mired by numerous allegations of racism, chauvinism, and more…