Author: Peter Collins
Peter is founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Unapologists. Born in Ireland and raised in Belgium, he moved to the UK for his undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Law and Human Rights. He works as a renewable energy reporter when he isn't writing about law, politics or social issues. He's @PeterColl1ns on Twitter

#metoo: another chance for men to confront their own power

#MeToo is another example of a campaign that is focused on victims and survivors – when it should instead be on enablers and assailants.

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sex scandal, the #metoo campaign, where women on social media opened up about their experiences with sexual harassment and assault at the hands of men, has created a lot of much-needed discussion around the topic. Read more...

The US exit from the Paris Climate Deal is a huge setback, but hope is not yet lost.

Given his morbidly impressive track record of saying and doing the worst possible things, Donald Trump has somehow managed to outdo himself once again. But it might not be as bad as it seems.

 

The first term of the 45th President of the United States’ term has thus far been defined by his consistent ability to lower the proverbial bar, even when everyone thinks he has finally reached rock bottom. Read more...

Corbyn’s IRA links are a diversion tactic – the real terrorist enabler is living in no.10

No longer able to lie about Labour’s manifesto costings, the right-wing press are now recycling vague, baseless allegations of Corbyn’s support for IRA violence. In the meantime, the Prime Minister’s present transgressions are overlooked.

 

Numerous articles have emerged in the wake of Jeremy Corbyn’s “refusal” to “unequivocally condemn” the actions of the Irish Republican Army (IRA). Read more...