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The Plastic Bag Crisis

The plastic bag crisis of 2015 has taken England by storm. This is worse than piggate, this is worse than Kate Middleton not being seen out, and this is worse than Donald Trump. We are being charged a ridiculous price…

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Black History Month

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October is a month we use to commemorate the struggle against discrimination: black history month. I believe that the Civil Rights movement was one of the most revolutionary actions that engaged with the public, therefore it should be remembered on…

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We Need To Talk About Wellbeing

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‘It’s Ok To Not Be Ok’: the University Of Portsmouth’s official stance on mental wellbeing, as from 2015. The motto certainly encaptures a progressive stance towards how we as a society view ourselves and others in regards to mental health….

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Hipster Til I Die

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Growing up healthy is hard. If the tobacco industry didn’t claim your lungs from the point of adolescence, then the Old Fashioned alcohol manufacturers were surely waiting for you to cut your teeth on the shorts glasses. And then of…

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Cricket Club Take Aim for New World Record