Ted Jeffery

Deputy Editor

Ted Jeffery’s focus is on Brexit, Social policy, International affairs and the media. As well as being Comment Central’s Deputy Editor, he also finds work as a freelance journalist and campaigning consultant.

Zeena Mistry

Social Media Editor

Zeena Mistry is a Tory activist and University student based in Leicester. She is the Chair of De Montfort University Politics Society and is also Comment Central’s Social media editor.


Patrick Maxwell

Contributing Reporter

Patrick Maxwell is a political journalist and writer. Regular writer for Comment Central. Also seen in The London Magazine. He describes himself as a Liberal, anti-monarchist and anti-theist.

Sam Packer

Political Correspondent

Sam Packer’s focus is on public policy developments and parliamentary proceedings. He subsequently worked in the US Congress and then as a campaigner on the 2016 US election. He is now a political consultant.

Glenn Houlihan

US Correspondent

Based in the United States, Glenn is enrolled at the University of Massachusetts where he is reading American Studies with a particular focus on the indirect impact US foreign policy has had on American social values during the twentieth century.

Bruce Newsome

Brexit Editor

Bruce Oliver Newsome, Ph.D., is Lecturer in International Relations at the University of California, Berkeley. He specializes in international conflict, counter-terrorism, defence, security, and risk management.