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We the Creatives: How Art Empowers Us

An article exploring a young activist's personal discovery of artistic activism, including an interview with a cultural organiser

Learning to love my layers

The 'other' box. The multi-national. The British. The Algerian. The privileged. The red passport. The-not-too-Arab, not-too-British. The bilingual. The broken Arabic. The 1,2,3, viva l'algerie. How many of these terms are constantly thrown…

The Age Factor

Ena discusses the impact of getting older and how one can overcome the stigma attached with ageing. Is age just a number or can it mean more?

Politics

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We the Creatives: How Art Empowers Us

An article exploring a young activist's personal discovery of artistic activism, including an interview with a cultural organiser
peaceful protestor holding a sign

Israel, Hamas and ‘The Authentic West’

Ayse talks about the Palestine-Israel issues by exploring the authenticity of western countries that have intervened and makes reference to how effective the United Nations has been in preserving international peace.
Image shows the threats imposed on Children's lives under the conditions they are living in

Palestine can't breathe since 1948

A poem about the struggles of the Palestinians since 1948 with reference to current affairs in 2021

Health

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.
Image of a distressed person with a face mask on

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.
Self-care and exploring yourself.

Getting To Know Me Better

Ayse talks about how people could build a meaningful lifestyle everyday by exploring ways to get to know the inner self.

Students

How To Come Up With Writing Ideas

Struggling to come up with ideas for your article, essay or report? Here are five tips to help you come up with ideas before writing.

Referencing and Citing: The Unexpected University Challenge

Here are three steps to prepare you for referencing and citing at university.

Work, Leisure and Friends at Uni. How Do You Manage?

Find out how to balance work, leisure and friends at uni. It may seem difficult, but it is all about prioritising and acting early.

Entertainment

Streaming Platforms and How Watching Habits Have Changed

Find out how streaming platforms have changed our watching habits compared to the old days of going to the cinema or theatre.

Reboots, Remakes and Re-imaginings. Have We Run Out of Ideas?

Reboots, remakes and re-imaginings-Exploiting our nostalgia or genuine works of art? Find out the differences between reboots, remakes and re-imaginings, and read about people's conflicted feelings towards them.

Book Review - Dune - Frank Herbert (1965)

The noble and dutiful House Atreides must manoeuvre various political traps and intrigues set by their historic enemies, the House Harkonnen. The protagonist is Paul Atreides, a young lord destined to be a great leader of people and entire…

Sports And Games

Preview: UEFA Euro 2020 Final

A preview of the UEFA Euro 2020 Final as England take on Italy at Wembley on Sunday.

Ukraine 0-4 England: Lions Leap to Semi-Finals

England beat Ukraine 4-0 at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome to reach the semi finals of the Euro 2020 tournament to face Denmark.

Czech Republic 1-2 Denmark: The Danes Keep Marching On

Denmark played the Czech Republic in the quarter finals of the Euros.

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

Too Many Women: Murder of Sarah Everard Triggers Resistance to Violence Against Women

A reflection on the murder of Sarah Everard, the prevalence of violence against women and the lack of protection women are provided by the justice system.

Week of Unrest as Floyd’s Murderers yet to be Brought to Justice

Protests have increased as the police officers who have murdered George Floyd are yet to be brought to Justice

Justice for Ahmaud

Trending everywhere is the story of a young man from Georgia who was brutally murdered in an act of racial violence. Read about the publics cries for justice and how you can support Ahmaud Arbery.

Podcasts

Hidden Voices - Season 2 | Episode 7 - Arts & Activism

We talk to Anrike Piel on the latest episode of Hidden Voices discussing arts in the role of social activism.

Hidden Voices - Season 2 | Episode 6 - Multipotentiality

Farah and Samir discuss multipotentiality and career choices with our latest guest in the Hidden Voices Podcast, Lola Yunus.

Hidden Voices - Season 2 | Episode 5 - Purpose

The final group discussion of Hidden Voices Season 2. Join Farah Dualeh and Raggo Zulu Rebel as they talk about different aspects of Purpose.

Art Work

Other

The Benefits of a Part-Time Job

Part-time jobs may help you much more than you think. Here are five part-time job benefits that may make you consider getting one.

Networking-Not As Complex As We Think

With lockdown restrictions easing and more offices potentially reopening in the near future, here are five tips to prepare yourselves for potential socially-distanced networking events.

How To Get Back Into The Office

With lockdown restrictions easing and offices potentially reopening in the near future, here are five tips to prepare yourselves for returning to your office.

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