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Culture

Islamophobia Declining Thanks to Mo Salah

A study shows Islamophobia is declining thanks to Mohamed Salah rise to football fame at Liverpool.

Afrofuturism

A short tale about my unrequited love for Sci-Fi Fantasy books, somewhat tragic but a happy ending is on the horizon. Featured Image is original artwork created by Viola Bascombe

Politics

Saudi's Oil Refinery Attacked by Houthi Rebels

An attack on the largest oil field increased the price of oil with fingers pointed at Iran.

Boris Johnson’s Struggle for Brexit

With Brexit deadline fast approaching, the Prime Minister is trying to find a way to get out of the EU even if it means without a deal.

Hong Kong Protests: A Repeat of Tiananmen Square?

Protests in Hong Kong is intensifying with possible repetition of past atrocities.

Health

Why is Mental Health a Rising Concern?

Mental health is a rising concern in the West but why?

A Guide to Surviving the Heatwave this Summer

A simple guide to surviving the heatwave as temperatures rise in London and the rest of the UK this Summer

Things To Do: When it Rains

Oh London, how I love you so… More often than not, it’s raining in London. And when it rains, for those of us who managed to get a day off, we’re stuck inside. On these tragic days, I find myself bored and restless, debating whether or not I have the courage to breach the drizzly storm outside in pursuit of a 20p Freddo from the corner shop.

Students

Scandal: An Education Misfortune

Scandal in the education system both in the UK and US.

A Movement For Climate Change - #FridaysforFuture

Greta Thunberg the young pioneer for climate change is nominated for a Noble Peace Prize at 16. She inspired a march that was done all over the world on March 15th 2019.

The Young Ambassador's Apprenticeship Fair

I got the opportunity to interview a few of the Young Westminster Foundation's Young Ambassadors about their first community event.

Entertainment

Movie Review - IT: Chapter Two - Stephen King

A Review of Stephen King's Adapted Novel - IT Chapter Two by Andy Muschietti starring Jame McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Isaiah Mustafa and Bill Hader.

Movie Review - Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood

A short review of Tarantino's 9th film, Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood.

Binge Watching versus Weekly Cable TV

Binge watching revolutionised the way people watch shows but can this model survive?

Sports And Games

Premier League Matchday 5 Summary

A summary of the 5th week of Premier League action.

Premier League Matchday 4 Summary

The final week of Premier League football before the first international week

Racism in Football - How Far Will it Go?

Racism still exists in football even after tonnes of effort by UEFA and FIFA but the normalisation of such behaviour is common due to the accepting culture.

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

France 4-2 Croatia: Les Bleus Crowned World Champions

France took on Croatia in the World Cup 2018 Final at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

Belgium 2-0 England: Both Teams Coming Home

England played their final 2018 World Cup game against Belgium for a chance to finish 3rd.

World Cup Finals 2018 - France vs Croatia: Preview

France will take on Croatia in the World Cup 2018 final on Sunday afternoon the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

Crime

Knife Crime: What it is and Why it Happens

Knife crime and possession report, facts

Hashem Abedi Charged in Court for Manchester Arena Attack

Brother of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi, Hashem, has been charged in court for having a hand in the Manchester Arena Bombing in 2017.

Hate Crime - When Will it Stop?

The number of hate crime reports in both America and Britain, this comes on the heel of the Jussie Smollett case of his alleged attack.

Podcasts

Hidden Voices - FIFA World Cup 2018

William, Luis, Samir & Kaled discuss their favourite moments of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia for this episode of Hidden Voices.

Hidden Voices - Faith, Identity & Belonging

This episode of Hidden Voices covers all things related to faith, identity & belonging as Samir, Kaled & William host a comeback to the platform. The episode was made in celebration of the Photography & Creative Writing Competition with Paddington Arts.

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…

Art Work

Other

Why Bees are Disappearing From the UK and Why it Matters

A look at why certain species of bee are declining in the UK and the effects this could have in the future.

I Wish You Did

I never got to say good-bye to my grandfather and to this day I still fight the thoughts of not giving him more attention when I should have the most. I wish I could apologize and make it up to him. He's lifted me to be a paragon of virtue and class yet even months after his passing, I find myself stuck in the valley of fallen kings.

Something More After the Smoke

Reflecting on heroes and other instances of love during and throughout the destruction of the Greek wildflowers

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