When pubs become off-licenses

So, we are in the midst of Lockdown 2.0: this time it's personal. One of the notable changes from the last lockdown is takeaways getting a new, wider scope, as well as many businesses now being better set up to provide them. A significant alteration is that pubs can now provide takeaway pints, a decision… Continue reading

Is West The Best Man For The Job?

Kanye West is still in the running to becoming Americas 45th president this week as he releases his first campaign video 22 days before the vote. Kanye has been the butt of many jokes during his career, with his unorthodox business moves, controversial public statements and twitter rants. In his last appearance related to the election, Kanye was… Continue reading

Common Ground?

      Yesterday it came to light that the bars in the House Of Commons are exempt from new Covid-19 restrictions. In light of the restrictions tightening for the public, there was confused faces all around the UK that begged the question ; ‘Is it one rule for one and one rule for another?’ According to The Times,… Continue reading

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RISES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Unemployment rates have risen since after the coronavirus pandemic and especially effecting young people aged between 16 – 24 years. Young people also categorised as Generation Z have lost their jobs more compared to other age groups due to the outbreak, leaving many unemployed for months. The unemployment rate has grown from 4.1% in three… Continue reading

EXTINCTION REBELLION COULD BE CLASSIFIED AS A ‘ORGANISED CRIME GROUP’

Extinction rebellion is a global environmental movement with the aim of using nonviolent civil disobedience to encourage government action to improve plans on climate change. Extinction rebellion could be rebranded as an ‘organised crime group’ according by the UK government. Protests were protesting from Friday September 4th to the September 5th. Using vehicles and activists… 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

Justice for who? Jacob Blake

As tension in the US continues between police authorities and the Black Lives Matter protests, the latest tragedy sparks major unrest in the city of Kenosha, Wisconsin. On the 23rd of August, police shot an unarmed man, Jacob Blake, 7 times resulting in paralyzation from the waist down. Alongside this, Blake has suffered major injuries to his… Continue reading