REVIEW: Tell Me No Lies – Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs

Edited by John Pilger. What an incredible book. If you’re familiar with my blog, you’ll be aware that I am gradually drawing closer towards a career in journalism and my girlfriend kindly purchased this book for my 20th birthday to give me an insight into what investigative journalism actually consisted of. Honestly, the book has … More REVIEW: Tell Me No Lies – Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs

REVIEW: “Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class”

by Owen Jones. I had come across this book on various occasions through web-sellers such as Amazon and Waterstones , yet, despite its promotion as the ‘No.1 Politics Book of the Year’, I had always resisted purchasing it. To be absolutely truthful, I initially thought the title was odd, presuming the content of the book to be of … More REVIEW: “Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class”

REVIEW: “The Untold History of the United States”

By Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick. Well, I should first of all begin by informing you that the book most certainly lives up to its title. Stone and Kuznick have covered key events in America’s recent history, shedding light on undisclosed truths that remained hidden for years. I found as a history student the book … More REVIEW: “The Untold History of the United States”