Category : World News

The 5 Weirdest ‘Health’ Diets Out There

Everybody is always on the lookout for the next big health trend. That new quick fix to lose 10 pounds in a week or the diet that allows you to eat as much food as you want but still lose…

0 Comments / 20/02/2017

Hollywood Liturgy: Media’s Mission Creep

Plato once wrote that ‘those who tell the stories, rule society’, and in these senile years, western society is in a dangerous position. We have paid communion to celebrities, whose job it is to act as moral arbiters and maintain…

0 Comments / 17/02/2017

Marx’s Manifesto: 170 Years Later

The Communist Manifesto is the second biggest-selling book ever published … which is also, I admit, slightly ironic. It was first published in February 1847 and now, 170 years later, remains as relevant as it was when Marx and Engles first wrote…

0 Comments / 16/02/2017

Editor’s Choice: Zero Tolerance for FGM

If you didn’t know, February 6 was the 11th annual Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation.    It’s not often that you think about the genitalia of a female in a, particularly, rancid manner. It is something to…

0 Comments / 10/02/2017

Bromance and the male muse through history

The muse is defined as ‘a woman, or a force personified as a woman, who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist’ — but what about the male muse?   For an artist, the muse is much more…

0 Comments / 08/02/2017