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Honour Crimes in the UK

Honour crimes, often also in the form of honour killings, are committed by those who want to protect the reputation of their family or community, most of the time a family member, and is done to people accused of bringing […]



Italian Feminism Has Fallen Short

It is difficult to imagine that First World Countries can suffer from issues that seem so old, yet here we are in a world where women’s rights and in turn their safety are being threatened. Between the Trump administration retracting […]

Your View

Everyone Loves An Underdog

Before Netflix even released it on to their platform, I had already seen and loved the cult classic television series Freaks and Geeks several times over. It had started when I was at college, having consumed a flurry of modern American […]


The Legacy of American Pro Sport’s First Openly Gay Sportsman


The Age of the NBA Super Team

In recent years the NBA has witnessed individual brilliance. Sports stars are mentioned more than the teams themselves, and the NBA in general is often associated with its big name players. However, the 2017-18 season has seen this ideology flip […]


Let’s Talk Squash

Last month history was made thanks to the skills of married couple Ali Farag and Nour El Tayeb as they won the individual men’s and women’s titles at the US Open in Philadelphia. Those names probably don’t ring a bell […]