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Cultural Appropriation at Fashion Week? The sharing of ideas and styles should be celebrated not demonised

Cultural Appropriation at Fashion Week? The sharing of ideas and styles should be celebrated not demonised

Willetta Florence September 19, 2016 0

Fashion Week is upon us and the designer winning the attention for the current controversy is Marc Jacobs, who chose to create multi-coloured fabric strands that resemble dreadlocks. As a result, Jacobs has become the latest sacrifice for the self-appointed priests

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A few great political milestones safe spaces could have prevented from happening

A few great political milestones safe spaces could have prevented from happening

Dani Bolt September 16, 2016 3

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. So-called “safe spaces” supposedly protect students from the former but actually prevent the latter. Arbitrarily drawn bounds on acceptability are stunting societal progression through the shutting down of debate

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Bingo Halls Are in Decline but Bingo Still Grows Strong – How and Why?

Bingo Halls Are in Decline but Bingo Still Grows Strong – How and Why?

Ryan Thompson September 12, 2016 1

Bingo is one of the oldest and most beloved games of all time. Since the early 1500s, Bingo has been spreading in popularity with the introduction of bingo halls in communities worldwide. Over the

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The Remain Campaign’s plan to bluewash the Last Night of the Proms

The Remain Campaign’s plan to bluewash the Last Night of the Proms

Elena Rider September 9, 2016 0

So the latest bright idea from the remain camp is as follows: crowd fund £1000 to buy thousands of EU flags, distribute them to audiences at the Last Night of the Proms this Saturday

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Islamists are Not Oppressed

Islamists are Not Oppressed

David Browne September 9, 2016 0

In 2006, Christopher Hitchens warned against confusing the “gigantic power” of militant Islamism around the globe with “a cringing minority whose faith you might offend”. In a world where ISIS have since declared a

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YouTube is the latest platform to jump on the censorship bandwagon, this time by stealth

YouTube is the latest platform to jump on the censorship bandwagon, this time by stealth

Elena Rider September 2, 2016 0

It looks like YouTube, one of the last places where people with unpopular opinions can still count on uncensored speech will likely be going the way of Facebook and Twitter. Facebook is an entirely

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Burkinis: A Bridge Between The Dominant Culture And Muslim Communities

Burkinis: A Bridge Between The Dominant Culture And Muslim Communities

Ilma Amin August 30, 2016 0

France’s controversial burkini ban has made headlines constantly over the last week after police were seen forcing a woman remove her outfit. Authorities in this particular area decided to ban the burkini on secular

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The left are angry at MP Philip Davies for saying what we are all thinking

The left are angry at MP Philip Davies for saying what we are all thinking

Elena Rider August 18, 2016 19

The recent furore over MP Philip Davies was caused by comments he made in the introduction of a speech that presented a wealth of evidence that the criminal justice system treats women more leniently

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The Great University Illusion

The Great University Illusion

Sophie Sandor August 14, 2016 2

The value of having a degree is shrinking as more and more people are graduating and the playing field is levelling. But this doesn’t mean it’s not worth having one. While you won’t stand

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Ocean’s 8: Less than the sum of its parts

Ocean’s 8: Less than the sum of its parts

Jonny Ko August 13, 2016 1

Following the fiasco of the Ghostbusters all-female reboot, one could have been forgiven for thinking Hollywood would never tread down this mistaken path again. Yet, here we are, faced with news of a reboot

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