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“I think documentaries are the greatest way to educate an entire generation” – Steven Spielberg

Growing up I always had a passion for learning. I thoroughly enjoyed school and extra reading, throwing myself into any material that could further extend my knowledge on a subject I found myself vested in. I learned to form strong opinions through this, and as any intelligent person knows, you need an abundance of knowledge…… Continue reading “I think documentaries are the greatest way to educate an entire generation” – Steven Spielberg

Inspirational

“Every generation witnesses atrocities” – Nas

As I enter adulthood I seem to be getting a lot of advice from other adults, primarily from the generation who raised mine, about what being an adult is like and how they coped and how I’m lucky because it’s easier for me now that it was for them way back when. Whilst I appreciate…… Continue reading “Every generation witnesses atrocities” – Nas

Personal

“Breasts are a scandal because they shatter the border between motherhood and sexuality” – Iris Marion Young

Whilst browsing the realms of my Facebook timeline earlier this week I came across a video of an Irishman verbally abusing and provoking an argument with a new mother on a train whilst she breastfed her tiny baby. I, like many, was stunned at how undeniably inconsiderate, rude and ignorant this man was, although I…… Continue reading “Breasts are a scandal because they shatter the border between motherhood and sexuality” – Iris Marion Young

News

“Terrorism has no nationality or religion” – Vladamir Putin

Never once did I imagine myself to not only agree with, but to also publish, a quote by Russian president, Vladamir Putin. Despite the atrocities his government commit on a daily basis, there is one subject in which he speaks the truth, and that matter is terrorism. In the wake of the Lebanese and Parisian…… Continue reading “Terrorism has no nationality or religion” – Vladamir Putin

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“The worst moments in life are heralded by small observations” – Andy Weir

In recent news, NASA released images which near enough prove previous theories stating that there is running water on Mars. NASA have also revealed rough plans to man a mission to Mars by 2030. With the red planet once again dominating the astronomical world and consequently the international media, it’s fair to say that my…… Continue reading “The worst moments in life are heralded by small observations” – Andy Weir

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Five Things I’ll Miss When I Move To University

Tomorrow marks my last day in Peterborough before I up and move to Lincoln to start my degree in journalism. I would say that I’m nervous; however the whole thing seems moderately surreal and so I’m numb to the whole situation right now. Despite this, there are a handful of things that I’ve been thinking…… Continue reading Five Things I’ll Miss When I Move To University