James Abbernich was born on Day 792 of the New World, during V1. At the time, EDEN was busily attacking the UK as part of World War IV. James Joined the British Empire Party as soon as he achieved the high enough levels, having spoken to a few members prior to this.
Unfournately, RL Exams meant that after about 3 weeks, James abandoned eRepublik to concentrate on RL.
Return from Absence
In late Feburary 2011, James returned to Erepublik after 13 months absence. Now that the BEP numbered only 12 people, James decided to join the newest party in the top five, Every Single One. It was during this time that James finnally found out how to use the IRC and Forums and became active on both and was active for the Feburary Congress elections, which saw ESO gain six seats.
UK's Independent Forces
During May James joined a new Military Unit that had been established by Nikos Gourlias as a Paramilitary Unit to aid the UK in the ongoing war agaisnt Ireland and Canada.
After about a week, Nikos Gourlias announced that he was to create a Executive Council for the Unit that would assist him in the running and decsison making for the Unit. James Abbernich ws appointed the Military Director of UK's Independent Forces, in charge of coordinating fighting orders for the unit. This was James first leadership role within an organisation.
James uses his paper to convey the orders to the UKIF members.
After Elvis Trout left UKIF without warning, James Abbernich stepped up and became the new Vice-President of UKIF on the 15th July 2011.
James Abbernich left UKIF on 28th July 2011.
On the 29th October 2012, James returned to eRepublik and this time vowed to stay for good. After studying the political situation in the eUK he decided to shy away from the polarised political parties and join a smaller party.
He chose the tiny party then known as "UK Hiedlaism" and was immediately appointed Vice President by Kiran Lister. Over the next 24 hours James worked with Kiran to rebrand the Party and it emerged as "The British Independence Party" a Centre Right Nationalist Party.
On 30th October 2012, James decided to run for the party presidency in November.