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How the Tories became the Pinocchios of Politics for young people

 ‘You can’t trust the Tories’. It’s definitely a phrase you’ll have heard somewhere, even if it is just in the Facebook comments of some politically charged post about new government regulations or the sale of NHS property. It isn’t a…

0 Comments / 14/09/2017

Regenerate London: Tower Hamlets urgently needs your help!

It is a well-known fact that some people don’t like change. So why should we strive to alter the familiar surroundings of communities and transform the day-to-day life of locals with projects that require time, money, and most of all,…

0 Comments / 24/07/2017

Time to put SEX into sex education

Peter Tatchell says sex education should celebrate sexual pleasure and combat sexual shame and abuse. Sex education in schools is too often anti-sex. It focuses on the potential negative consequences, such as unwanted pregnancy, HIV infection and on sexual addiction…

0 Comments / 20/04/2017

Why are so many women refusing to bleed?

Holly Grigg-Spall is the author of ‘Sweetening the Pill: Or How We Got Hooked On Hormonal Birth Control’ in which she argues that the Pill is making women sick. Her work on women’s health issues has featured in Marie Claire, Elle,…

2 Comments / 06/02/2017

Editor’s Choice: The World Does Not Fit Into Categories

We could all take a moment to reflect on what is being said by this author   Whenever I read articles on colourism, it is always posed as a problem stemming from lighter skinned people towards those with darker skin….

0 Comments / 29/12/2016