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The Ballot Box Advantage


Beth Gooding discusses the generational imbalance in voting.

A Prescription for Stigma


Mental Health Chair, Emma Halahan, discusses Panorama episode, A Prescription for Murder, and why it is sending shockwaves through the mental health community.

The New Voices of Podcasting


Natasha describes how podcasting is providing a more diverse alternative to broadcast

A Bone to Pick


Sub-Editor Michele Theil critiques Netflix’ portrayal of eating disorders in their new film To The Bone and explains the issue with it.

The Political Theatre Losing its Audience


Jack O’Neill talks about PMQs and the issues with democracy.

So This Is Student Activism?


Emma Halahan asks what it means to be a student activist in the 21st Century and whether the student voice still counts.

Fox Hunting: A Thing of the Past or the Future?


Izzy Swanson discusses why this activity is back on the political agenda. With the current political climate, I doubt that you were thinking about fox hunting a couple of weeks ago when you were deciding who to vote for in the general election. But now that Theresa May has revealed that she is continuing the […]

Money For Nothing, Clicks For Free: Could Facebook Make Blogging Profitable?


Danny Angove explores how Facebook could become a profitable blogging platform in the near future. Here’s a controversial opinion: in ten years’ time, most self-hosted blogs won’t exist. The evolution of social media sites into content-hosting platforms will, for the most part, render self-hosting unnecessary. Instead, bloggers will publish their content directly to – and […]

Gigi Hadid, Vogue, the Hijab and the West.


There has been much controversy surrounding Gigi Hadid’s cover for Vogue Arabia in which she adorns a veil and poses for the camera. But why has this caused such a stir? And what is the real debate here? As a young female Muslim living in Britain the hijab is of much importance and of great […]

Does Any Political Party Really Care About Young People?


Danny Angove laments the lack of youth-centric and inclusive politics Life’s full of disappointments, isn’t it? Imagine: you’ve been forced to endure a long, hard day of lectures and seminars, so you decide to treat yourself to a night in with your housemates, junk food, and one of your favourite films. You hit the shops, […]