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Butchery on Vegetarianism

One of the most surprising aspects of converting to vegetarianism, is not the weird look I get at Iceland for buying every type of meat substitute, neither is it the incessant attitude my mother has when reminding me that meat…


The ‘M’ Word

The British, in their masses, seem to retreat to a Cold War mindset at the mere sight of the ‘M’ word. Although I’m not a devout follower of Karl Marx, I agree with several of his ideas and arguments which…


She was pretty

2010 was my first year at the University of Portsmouth. The first year of course is just discovering what it’s like to be away from home and restrictions, so no time for anything serious. The second year comes and you…


The Best of British?

Isn’t it great to be British? Tea, Fish & Chips and of course, the Queen. Events such as hosting the Olympics, Andy Murray winning Wimbledon as well as the birth of Prince George, have helped to ensure that we have…


The Trivialisation of a Trial

At the time of writing, week two of Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius’ trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s day last year has just drawn to a close. However, it also marks the end…

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