Indian Independence Day

For the Indians reading this, skip straight ahead to the list; the introduction is, no doubt, something you’ve read and had seared into...

Jet Fuel Can't Melt Steel Beams

If you, like me, have ever gone down some deep conspiracy theory trail, you will know what I mean when I say, “jet fuel can’t melt steel...

Racism in the UK: How I see it.

We see headlines of police in the US shooting black people without reason and Donald Trump saying terrible things about blacks and...

The political pioneer in Eartha Kitt.

Eartha Kitt could be described as no less than outspoken and unapologetic in an era when characteristics like these had sentenced others...

Trouble in Paradise?

Is country lifting the new shoplifting? In many countries, a government that had permitted $4.5BN to go missing from the state fund,...

Still jail time for stillborns

In our increasingly liberalised society, it is sometimes easy to forget the struggles that women face in the third world in terms of...

My love-hate relationship with 'laïcité'

laïcité = secularism sec·u·lar·ism noun 1. the principle of separation of the state from religious institutions. The principle that rids...

A Scandal in Analytica

Cambridge Analytica has been mentioned frequently in the news this week due to the whistleblower Christopher Wylie, revealing the extent...

France's Controversial New Project

On the 21st of February 2018, Gérard Collomb presented France’s new project: the asylum and integration law. With an estimated number of...