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  • THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS: TOMORROW WE LAUNCH

    We're revealing a snapshot of history: which countries won and lost the battle for power during the Golden Age since the end of the Cold War?
  • SO WHAT THE HELL IS THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS?

    Set up exactly 100 years ago, the League of Nations was an international diplomatic group developed after World War I as a way to solve disputes between countries before they erupted into open warfare.
  • WHAT THE FCUK IS GOING ON IN THE WORLD?

    I also absolutely love history, and want to share that passion with as wide an audience as possible.  I don’t just think history has the best, mos...
  • IS BRITAIN REALLY GREAT?

    Years ago people felt they knew when their country was doing well. For me, victory in the Falklands War in 1982, transformed an 18 year old boy's view on Britain. Living in Liverpool, the old Empire's leading port, national decline was everywhere around me. Docks in ruins. Bombsites everywhere. But the 1980's transformed the world, certainly Britain and yes Liverpool too. 

     And today, how would you know if your country is world-beating or not?

  • BREXIT: WHY IT ALL WENT WRONG AND WHY NO-ONE COULD DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT

    Cameron and his wingmen may well be the rightful fall guys for defeat, but the Generals were not only following orders. They were fighting the last war and so were complicit in the disaster.  
  • WHY DAVID CAMERON MESSED UP

    Have you ever won a prize you didn't want?

  • HOW TO STOP BREXIT DESPAIR, GET A GRIP AND LIVE HISTORY!

    With your support, as you see from the opinion polls, we didn't do too badly between 2012 and 2015 when the Stronger In campaign took over. How that went, I promise to tell you later 😊