Wonder and Time Travel

Time travel is one of those outlandish concepts that has mesmerised and troubled numerous curious minds, whether from a scientific perspective or just innocent speculation. As non-scientists, we may perceive the wonders of science in action as 'miracles' or 'magic'.…

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A Brief History of the Civil Rights Movement in the UK

What do you think of when you hear the words 'Civil Rights Movement'? Probably Martin Luther King Jr's civil rights marches? The Montgomery Bus Boycotts and Rosa Parks? I would guess that what you think of – and what you…

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Liverpool FC: a club built upon a bastion of loyal supporters and an everlasting faith in the team

30 years of hurt no longer, the wait is finally over, Liverpool have been crowned as champions of England, but to what extent do we understand the significance of this momentous ascertainment?

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God Save the Queen, or God Save the People?

Though many of us can easily recall names of famous sovereigns, their policies, their wives even, a new order is bubbling. We’ve seen the way empires have risen, fallen, how religion has been twisted and moulded to fit ideals. Should…

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Should I Burn My Harry Potter Books?

JK Rowling’s transphobic comments contrast starkly with the moral of the story which made her famous. Despite claiming to have researched the transgender movement thoroughly, Rowling’s 3600 word delivery of her views fundamentally misunderstands many facets of trans thought. From…

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11 Things You Need to Know Regarding the Yemen Conflict

Yemen has been devastated by war and is suffering the worst humanitarian crisis in history. Here is a short timeline of events to help you understand the conflict, its consequences, and what you can do to help.

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Black Lives Matter is a Movement, not a Moment.

Following the brutal murder of George Floyd, yet another African American man’s death as a result of police brutality, the injustices of the centuries-long lynching of black men in America are no longer concealed or hidden from the public eye.…

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Poland’s LGBT ideology-free zones

Most people are aware of the danger the LGBTQIA+ community faces in Russia, the recent ban on trans people serving in the US military forces, or the transphobic discourse currently overtaking twitter – but there is nary a mention of…

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