Ignorance is Bliss

“Where ignorance is bliss, tis folly to be wise.” -Thomas Gray It is a blessing to be ignorant in the sense that functioning throughout the day unawares leaves this wonderful cover of bliss and happiness. And yet, this ignorance is also…

82 Seconds Changed Westminster (A Reflection)

Wednesday, March 22nd, has impacted London deeply. The attack on Parliament in Westminster came as shock to the city, happening out of nowhere. With the suddenness of this came rapid-fire news updates from many news media outlets, members of…

“Why did I deserve to die?”: The Realities of Animal Cruelty

If you’ve ever had a family pet, then I’m sure you’ll understand how deeply they affect our lives. I have three pets of my own, imagining my life without them is out of the question. So, having to hear the words “dog”, “shot”,…

“Why did I deserve to die?”: The Realities of Animal Cruelty

If you’ve ever had a family pet, then I’m sure you’ll understand how deeply they affect our lives. I have three pets of my own, imagining my life without them is out of the question. So, having to hear the words “dog”, “shot”,…
“Why did I deserve to die?”: The Realities of Animal Cruelty

“Why did I deserve to die?”: The Realities of Animal Cruelty

If you’ve ever had a family pet, then I’m sure you’ll understand how deeply they affect our lives. I have three pets of my own, imagining my life without them is out of the question. So, having to hear the words “dog”, “shot”,…

Glued to Our Screens

I’m sure if you were asked to create a list of things that were important to you, the list would include family, friends, maybe a pet, a hobby or passion. That’s wonderful, but let’s think realistically for a moment. What is something…

Stop and Smell the...Pollution

Have you ever heard of a ‘smellfie’? Don’t worry I haven’t either, in fact it’s a relatively new term just recently coined through an article from the BBC written by Matt McGrath. Said article, Can city ‘Smellfies’ stop air pollution?…

What Does It Mean to be Politically Active?

Honestly, what does it mean in a time and age where it is vital to know your rights, your views, and your morals, how can we educate ourselves and be more politically active? As young people, maybe just reaching the voting age or just wanting…