Oli Ward

Oli Ward

After graduating from Leeds University with a history degree in 2014, I moved to Barcelona where I am currently based. I regularly write about Politics and the environment and have been featured in several online publications including International Policy Digest.

Liverpool's Xherdan Shaqiri during the Premier League match at Anfield, Liverpool.

Liverpool forward facing fitness battle for start of season

Liverpool forward Xherdan Shaqiri is facing a battle to be ready for the start of the season after manager Jurgen Klopp revealed he would be sidelined for “a while”. Shaqiri is still carrying a calf injury sustained on international duty with Switzerland in their Nations League defeat to England on...

The Myth of American Democracy

By Oliver Ward With dark clouds gathering Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton look set to be the two presidential nominations. Like the rest of the world I have been watching the race with a kind of suspended belief. Even when states began toppling into the abyss like Eisenhower's dominoes in...