• The Beginning of Trump’s Impeachment Inquiry

    On the 13th November 2019, the public inquiry into the impeachment of President Donald Trump began. Impeachment of a president means bringing charges against him/her to Congress, forming the beginnings of a trial. In line with the constitution, a president “shall be removed from office on impeachment for, and...
  • The Bloody Conflict in Ukraine

    My trip to Kiev in May will be unforgettable. As I walked to Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) I felt as though I was in a war zone. Candles, wreaths and flowers lay where the mass killing of innocent protesters took place. The Maidan continues to stay as it has...
  • “I carried stones and gasoline to demonstrators”: Impact speaks to Ukrainian students at UoN

    Being a Ukrainian student during the last month or so has not been an easy task. Since November 2013, conflict in the country moved quickly from peaceful protests to bloody unrest. The president has been expelled and more than 100 people have been killed during confrontations between protesters and...
  • What Now For Hodgson and England?

    48 years, 1 month and 14 days ago, England were World Cup champions for the first time. Is the second time 1 year away? Probably not. England’s long, goalless draw in Kiev last night, although putting England in a good position to qualify (top of their relatively unchallenging group)...