politicians

The Most Sought After Parliamentary Awards

We live in a (largely) democratic society, which means there are a lot of things to vote for and positions up for grabs. There’s the top job, the Prime Minister. There are several cabinet and shadow cabinet positions; and bated breath accompanies reshuffle announcements. We vote for our local councillors, …

Do Politicians Need to be Likeable?

Everyone wants to be liked. Sure, not everyone lies awake worrying about whether the bus driver thought they were likeable or not (just me? Okay.), but no one wants to be despised. No one wakes up in the morning and thinks ‘Ah! What a beautiful day! How can I alienate …