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Lindsay Lohan Apologises For Calling #MeToo Women Weak

Lindsay Lohan faced heavy criticism over a recent interview with The Times, causing her to come out and apologise for her comments towards women of the #MeToo movement.

Kolton Lee’s Take on the Issues Faced by Minority Filmmakers

Writer/director Kolton Lee is one of many Black British film-makers who can no longer take the lack of diversity in British film and television.

British Vs English - More Than Meets the Eye?

An American's thoughts on the difference between the British and English flag. Could the English flag be an Elitist symbol?

Politics

Why the United States’ Power is Dangerous

The United States of America portrayed themselves as protectors of freedom and liberty as the reason why they are so powerful but a closer inspection reveals unconstraint power could have dire consequences.

China Could Lift Anti-Natal Policy after 40 Years

China may give their almost 40-year anti-natal policy the scrap due to their increasing ageing population and fall in birth rates.

Vaccines: A Cure for Some, An Infection for Others

As the number of people infected with Measles increases for the first time since 2016 and the World Health Organisation pushes for a 95% immunisation rate, important decisions will have to be made about the role of vaccines in treating life threatening illnesses.

Health

Fear of Monkeypox Outbreak After Two are Diagnosed in UK

Two people have been diagnosed with Monkeypox, a rare infectious disease, for the first time ever in the UK.

Are Young People Screen Addicted, Or Screen Adverse?

Over the past few years there has been a great deal of concern about the effect that the internet is having on Generation Z. Having first hand perspectives and opinions from members of our current cohort of young people could be the key to understanding how to ensure that members of younger generations are better informed about the shortcomings of the internet.

Plans for Tightening Age Restriction for Energy Drinks in the Works

With an alarming number of sales among minors, energy drinks are set to have a new age restriction rate due to the harmful effects caffeine causes to school kids.

Students

The Importance of Reading Books from a Young Age

With digital technology usage ever-increasing, it's time to take a little step back for some good old recreational reading. Whether it be a fantasy novel or an except in your local newspaper.

£4m Fund to be Dedicated to improving Alternative Provision Education

Alternative Provision Education is to be given a £4m Fund. Those that are most likely to attend such institutions are children with Special Educational Needs, Black Caribbean pupils and pupils that receive free school meals.

Stormzy Introduces Scholarship to Increase Black Intake at Cambridge University

Stormzy introduces 'The Stormzy Scholarship' to help Black University of Cambridge students complete their degrees. Many hope that this will encourage more Black applicants, who are underrepresented at the institution.

Entertainment

Olivia Munn Exposes Registered Sex Offender

Olivia Munn has reportedly been "chastised" by Fox studios for exposing a sex offender who made a cameo in the new predator movie.

Movie Review - BlacKkKlansman - Spike Lee

Blackkklansman is a crime drama based on the true life story of former police officer Ron Stallworth, the first African American detective of Colorado Springs to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan in the early 1970s.

Malorie Blackman Announced as First Black Female Writer for Doctor Who

Malorie Blackman, former children's laureate and long time Doctor Who fan, has become the first woman of colour to be included in the show's writer's room.

Sports And Games

Ivan Gazidis Leaves Arsenal for CEO Position at AC Milan

Ivan Gazidis has left his executive role at Arsenal Football Club to join as a Chief Executive at Serie A club AC Milan.

Premier League 2018/19 - August Round Up

An August round up for the debut month of the new Premier League Season.

Dina Asher-Smith Wins Long Awaited Gold Medal in the 100m

Dina Asher-Smith becomes the European 100m Champion in a world leading time.

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

Model Harry Uzoka’s Killers Found Guilty of First Degree Murder

Two out of the three men charged with the murder of Harry Uzoka, a successful 25-year-old male model, have been found guilty of committing the crime which occurred on January 11th.

German Couple Sentenced for Selling Son Online

A German Couple are facing punishment for sexually abusing and trafficking their son on the dark web.

Violent Crime Apparently Stabilising After a Tough Year

The Metropolitan Police Commissioner claims the Violent Crime in the Capital is starting to stabilise after a rough start to the year where almost 90 people have been killed.

Podcasts

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

Something More After the Smoke

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

Wetherspoons Shuts Down its Social Media

Wildly popular UK pub chain JD Wetherspoons closed all of its social media, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts. Tim Martin, the chairman of the company gives “the current bad publicity surrounding social media” as a main…

Snowy London

It is now the third day of snow in London and it is mesmerizing. Waking up in the middle of a Siberian snow blizzard while still in the comfort of your warm and nice London home, isn’t it a dream? I woke up this morning, very early to…

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