Gen Z’s Attempt To Clean Out Eminem’s Closet

TikTok users have been seemingly campaigning to have Eminem cancelled in the last week due to certain lyrics included in his raps over the years. The particular lyrics in question are from the Rihanna collab of ‘Love the way you lie’ where Marshall Mathers (Eminem) says “if she ever tries to leave again, I’ma tie her to the… Continue reading

Britney Is Done With Being ‘A Slave 4 U’

  The New York Times released the documentary ‘Framing Britney Spears’ earlier this week which has reignited the #FreeBritney movement worldwide. The documentary outlines the current state of Spears’ conservatorship with her Father Jamie Spears, whereby he has been her sole conservator, controlling all of her finances but furthermore he has had sole conservatorship over… Continue reading

Brexit Travel Basics

We are perilously close to January 2021. To many, abandoning 2020, dubbed the worst year ever, will come with a sense of relief. However, as jabs are exchanged to combat Covid, verbal jabs are also being launched in the time-limited Brexit negotiations. With the deadline bearing down on us, will we enjoy the same, seamless… Continue reading

Escape to Istanbul (Final Part)

Flanking Istiklal on either side is a treasure trove of cafes, restaurants, bars, clubs, pubs and food stands. It feels like the kind of place that you could get lost in for 100 years and still come no closer to fully seeing everything it has to offer. The cobbled streets are shadowed by old ornate… Continue reading

Escape to Istanbul (part 2)

The famous domes of Istanbul rise and fall amongst the dynamic landscape the city rest upon. It is a vast, seemingly endless, urban sprawl, lying like a gauntlet over the boundary of East and West, reaching out in either direction. It is one of Europes fastest growing cities and has a population of over 15 million people. It long… Continue reading

Escape to Istanbul (Part 1)

A few weeks ago, a Covid grace period led to the lowest records of new cases and deaths since March, the world breath a premature sigh of relief, and I made my move. It was time to escape the confines of my dreary lockdown existence and visit a friend in Istanbul. At the time it felt like… Continue reading

Russian ‘Stolovaya’

Just before lockdown effectively decimated global travel, Russia had decided to make it easier for visitors to travel to St Petersburg, by giving tourists easy access visas to people looking for a short-term holiday in the Leningrad Region. The decision will eventually expose new people to a style of hospitality that only exists in Russia.… Continue reading

School girls or Brides?

The Covid-19 pandemic has affected the world as we know it. Mandatory masks and offices closing down, however, in Somalia, the pandemic has affected another aspect that many would never even think of. The sexual intercourse related crimes bill has been recently drafted which would allow young girls to be married once they are ‘sexually… Continue reading