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Reluctance to Meditate

Ena explores the concept of meditation and talks about her journey and experience with different meditative practices such as breathing.
A homeless man laying on the street

Homelessness Set to Increase In The Coming Months

Ayse talks about the growing numbers in homelessness due to the lift of the eviction ban. She talks about what will change after 1st June, talks about the experiences of tenants and landlords and gives advice on the type of help to seek.
Image shows number zero to celebrate zero Covid-19 deaths

A Day With Zero COVID-19 Deaths? - Must Be A Dream

Ayse talks about reaching the last steps of lockdown with the possibility of seeing further restrictions being lifted. She explores the effectiveness of the vaccination programme, better national understanding of the virus, reduction in hospitalisation figures and the impacts the weather may have.
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From Utopia To Dystopia

Ayse talks about the negative impacts coronavirus has had on our lives, by highlighting the increase in unemployment rates and expanding on the deteriorating health system.

200,000 Promised Starter-Homes Never Built

The government promised to build 200,000 starter homes for first time buyers in 2014, but isn't able to deliver.

Insensitivity in Politics: Roger Scruton

Roger Scruton fired over insensitive comments on Islamophobia.
Potential Ban on Wet Wipes in the UK

Potential Ban on Wet Wipes in the UK

Very soon we might not be able to use a product we are pretty much used to using daily. UK bans wet wipes

Dear Government

Dear Government, This one’s for you. Dear Government, I’m not blaming you. Dear Government, you’re so powerful you run a country, yet you forgot that we run it too. Dear Government, I’m trying to comprehend that your mind is not as fluid.…

Unauthorised Meetings with Israeli Officials

International development secretary Priti Patel announced her resignation where she admitted to holding a series of unauthorized meetings with Israeli officials on November 8th. Labour has now asked Theresa May to explain how and when the…

Hidden Voices: Media Representation

Hidden Voices is ScribersHive's new podcasting programme hosted by our writers and creative artists discussing current events. Each episode is scheduled once a month and gives our audience a chance to hear different perspectives on the issues…

What of the thousands dying on our streets?

The homeless are often forgotten in our busy modern lives, passed by many as lazy, frauds and drunkards, in all the discussion we can forget is the abject poverty these people face. Through the harsh rain and freezing cold, those without homes…