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We as a community particularly the millennial’s need to take a step back, perhaps even a few steps and analyse the root causes which drive some of us towards indulging in crime.  Based on figures from the Lammy Review 41% of under-18s in custody are from minority backgrounds. These figures also showed that young black …

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Firstly, congratulations to those third years who have finally finished, soon to graduate with whole andactionable degrees! Adjusting to the fact that University is over is very overwhelming. It feels like you’ve been ejected from a canon and now have to fend for yourself in the big wide world- I’m obviously a fan of the …

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You’ve slaved over your exams, pulled all-nighters to finish your course work or lost your mind in labs. But it’s all been worth it, as now it’s your time to do the walk of glory and graduate. Woop, Woop you did it! Whatever you achieved, be proud that you’re now a true member of graduate …

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I must admit that I was utterly appalled back in November when I found out that Gareth Southgate was the new Manager of England, with Southgate’s appointment I felt as though England were consigning themselves to the footballing doldrums. Roy Hodgson, Sam Allardyce and Gareth Southgate made for pretty grim reading when looking at the …

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The UK Music scene is sketchy. Women like Ray BLK & Nadia Rose are incredibly talented but they’re constantly overlooked and the Mabel’s, RAYE’s etc aren’t. There’s a PLETHORA of dark skinned black men artists popping off so its clear misogynoir & colourism are at work. — Pronounced O-wo-sa (@SincerelyOghosa) April 20, 2018 Colourism, has been …

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Here’s how we can continue to reduce mental health stigma According to mentalhealth.org 1 in 4 people will have some form of mental health problem at some point in their lives. 9 out of 10 with a mental health problem report that stigma and discrimination have a negative effect on their lives.   But what …

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Earlier this month (May 12th) talented Grime duo Krept and Konan surprised everyone as they revealed they would be opening a new restaurant named Crepes & Cones. Even making a song to accompany it! Check it out at the bottom 🙂 In interviews the pair have described the spot as being “not your average dessert …

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Before I start this article, I know that this topic is very controversial but light needs to be shed on this topic. A lot of times no one talks about controversial topics because they feel they will be criticised and most times they are. However, I believe that for a change to be made you …

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Success is a dish best served hot. Someone once said “It’s around the table and in the preparation of food that we learn about ourselves and about the world”. This concept is one that shaped a vision for myself and my colleagues at Rice At Home® Podcast. For many young people, particularly those of Afro-Caribbean …

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Why does Feminism need Intersectionality? A word of warning for all my beautiful strong women out there, DO NOT read the Urban Dictionary definition of Intersectional feminism, it is not only useless but it is disrespectful.   First of all, before we get into the nitty gritty, the term intersectional feminism is incorrect. We should …

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