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

The Time of Your Life

A man’s birthday (played by the founder of Gecko, Amit Lahav) plunges him into a surprise party, one he views as ‘emotional’. The moment induces reflection as we are transported to the very beginning of his life when he is placed into a makeshift womb. Every new room he walks through, with a shifting stage,… Continue reading

Gordon Ramsay is on TikTok!

TikTok has become a new obsession for many during this pandemic, including Michelin-star chef Gordon Ramsay. He is known for Kitchen Nightmares, Hell's Kitchen and Hotel Hell, where he uses his cooking expertise to judge other's cooking abilities. TikTok has become another platform for him to showcase his iconic TV persona- the rude, swearing and… Continue reading

COVID-19 Homeless Crisis

As the UK government’s ban on landlords evicting tenants come to an end next week, many fear becoming homeless is around the corner. When the country went into lockdown to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, many structures were implemented by the government to protect residents in the UK. Besides the furlough scheme, one… Continue reading

Motorway music

When ‘The Weather Girls’ released their now timeless classic ‘It’s Raining Men’ they probably thought they had envisaged all of the potential scenarios it would be sung in. From late night karaoke to the final ebbs of a wedding after party, Izora Armstead and Martha Walsh had likely not imagined an impromptu performance on Junction… Continue reading

Workplace allegations lead to a loss

Following allegations of sexual misconduct, unfair treatment, and racially insensitive remarks, three producers chose to leave The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Executive producers Ed Glavin and Kevin Leman, as well as co-executive producer Jonathan Norman resigned from the TV show after allegations were made by former staff members. BuzzFeed News reported 36 interviews with former staff… Continue reading