British History

How representative of the people is Parliament since the death of Charles I?

Two weeks ago, we experienced history at its highest. Questions, such as, ‘How representative of the people is Parliament? or ‘What have we, or rather, Parliament learnt from History?’ have to be considered when one looks at the events in 1649.  30th of January was a significant event in British History. King Charles I was more »

Let me Enlighten you with Enlightenment (Part 2)

I mentioned in my previous blog about the causes of Enlightenment but stopped abruptly, simply because I started to get carried away with all the writing/typing…so apologises for that. However, I have decided to complete the Causes, well some of the causes, and then move onto the reaction from the class. Hopefully this one will more »