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Ask More, Assume Less

"Out of everyone else in the world that could've been the barriers to your dreams, why did it have to be your parents?"

Dear Sexism, Homophobia and Transphobia

A letter to Sexism, Homophobia and Transphobia to show them that things are moving at least in sports.

Politics

Dear Refugee Crises - Valentina Georgieva

A letter written to the current Refugee Crises world wide written by Valentina as part of the ScribersHive Europe programme.

The Effect of the Refugee Crisis on Children

Refugee statistics from The UN Refugees Agency (UNHCR) shows that there are 65.8 million refugees around the world. Those that have to leave their own country also bare with the issues of 28 million child refugees. The situation in temporary…

Women Across the Country Changing the Face of American Politics

The 2018 U.S. Midterm Elections was a historic election of firsts for American women.

Health

There is a Hero Inside of You

Utilising the skills we learn from our helpers during our missions.

Cannabis is now Available in the UK Under Select Circumstances

According to VICE, medical cannabis products will only be prescribed in cases that are not being effectively assisted by licensed products.

Record Number of Year 6 Children Categorised 'Severely Obese'

The rate of childhood obesity among school children has risen staggeringly over the last decade. This especially goes to those in the 10-11 age demographic who have the record number in the 'severely obese' category.

Students

Dear UK Education System

A scathing letter to the education system in the UK.

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.

Entertainment

Musical Review - Hadestown – Anaïs Mitchell

A musical retelling of Orpheus and Eurydice set an industrial wasteland.

5 Movies You Should Watch This Halloween

This Halloween, get into the spooky spirit by watching any of these five horror movies. You won't be disappointed!

Movie Review - First Man - Damien Chazelle

Damien Chazelle's First Man uncovers Neil Armstrong's personal journey before become the first man to reach the moon.

Sports And Games

Game Review - 'Detroit: Becoming Human'

What would you make reads to your company android, Plato or Shakespeare? Also, how would you feel about if, brushes in hand, it would begin to paint an erotic scene or, who knows, could portray himself? Would you entrust to an Android, your children?

Premier League Mourns the Loss of Leicester City Chairman

The loss of Leicester Chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha has sent shockwaves across the Premier League after a helicopter crash near the King Power Stadium claimed the lives of five people.

Game Review - Marvel's Spider Man - Insomniac Games

Marvel's Spider Man is by far the best superhero game to come out in recent years, making changes and improving on the gameplay of previous titles.

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

Prosecutors confirm Khashoggi was Strangled, Dismembered, then Dissolved in Acid

One month after journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing, it has been confirmed that his body was dissolved.

10 Shot Dead and 21 Wounded in South-west Iran

At least 10 people have been killed and 21 injured in a shooting in Iran. The shooting took place at a military parade in the city of Ahvaz, province of Khuzestan, south-western Iran, marking the anniversary of the 1980-88 war with Iraq. The…

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.

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

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

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…

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