With increasing numbers of digital platforms available to share information and a myriad of devices upon which people can find it, there is more out there than ever before. In turn this means there is more unverified information available causing problems. This is especially the case when there is an attack on a city unfolding… Read More Is Social Media a Blessing or a Curse? – #ParisAttacks
Ending street harassment is now at the forefront of political agendas. And that is why I’m choosing to share this story today. Studying for final year exams was tough. I couldn’t focus during the days or nights. Firstly, by nature, I find it difficult to sit in one place without getting distracted, fidgeting, or getting… Read More The Night I Was Mistaken For A Prostitute
How much would it cost to slap you around the face? What about a punch or a kick? What if you have no place to live, no place to go… and it’s cold out. Walking down Shoreditch to meet my friend Nicole, I spot a homeless man with a sign. It reads along the lines… Read More It costs £5 to slap me. £10 a punch or kick
No seriously. Who would you call if you found a problem with your flat at 2am? I ask this because I had this precise problem last night. Luckily I have amazing friends, one of which came over and helped me figure it out! He asked me what my building’s management number was. My response in… Read More Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!
Each encounter I’ve had with Lesley and Tom has left me with strong feelings, positive feelings amongst all the sad things I witness happening in this world. On my bus ride home, I saw a girl sitting on the floor with a cardboard sign. I knew instantly it was Lesley. Surprised to see her again,… Read More VIDEO: The homeless explain how you can help someone on the streets!
Recently I’ve come to find myself lacking something within me. I don’t want it to come across cliché but the truth is I find myself lacking faith. I don’t know what my connection to God is, and I can’t define it. But I can tell through seeing my patience become impatience, and the weakness I… Read More Visiting temple will not fix my lack of faith
What is the true cost behind the products we are consuming? Besides price tags, there is a cost we fail to see: the cost to the people working in dangerous conditions to create those products. Over 1,000 were killed in the collapse of a clothes factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, this year. This is not a… Read More What is “The True Cost”? Q&A with Film Director Andrew Morgan