In an unexpected statement outside Downing Street, the Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a snap general election for 8 June 2017.
Another referendum on Scotland's future is on the cards, but is radically progressive Scottish nationalism a paradox? A Schrödinger's cat that means all things to all people?
Before you celebrate this government pardoning dead white gay men, remember the United Kingdom still deports LGBT people to countries where it's unsafe to be queer all the time.
Theresa May's long awaited Brexit speech was intended to calm our fears about Britain's future, but instead the outlook is now even bleaker than before.
The decision to pardon gay men in Britain who'd once been found guilty of homophobic and now defunct sexual offences means nothing while this government continues to let the LGBT community down.
A spike in homophobic hate crime after Brexit might seem surprising, but James Butler argues this vote was always about clawing back society to a distant, oppressive past.
A poll conducted by innovative drugs pressure group VolteFace finds overwhelming cross-party support for the legalisation of medical marijuana in Great Britain.
In just a matter of months, there may well be women in the highest positions of public office on both sides of the Atlantic. But let's be clear, being a woman doesn't make you a progressive feminist, if your policies leave other women behind.