Is Social Media a Blessing or a Curse? – #ParisAttacks


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

TAKING SIDES: Abdul and Tim – Iraq – 911


27/03/2003 “Abdul is my world, my 3rd child. My first two children went straight to Jannah… heaven. Still born. That’s what the doctor called it. You see it’s difficult to raise children here in Iraq. UN sanctions are impoverishing our land, it’s been 13 years now. Children are malnourished…” I offer halwa to the Western journalist… Read More TAKING SIDES: Abdul and Tim – Iraq – 911

Pakistan in the Media. میڈیا میں پاکستان


Pakistan is no doubt a country that faces incredible hardship. An event tonight at City University discussed the relationship between a country that is at odds with corruption, poverty, natural disasters and terrorism, and a currently hostile media. It is undeniable that the problems of Pakistan need to be addressed yet the current approach of the media is… Read More Pakistan in the Media. میڈیا میں پاکستان

Multiculturalism has not failed, Cameron has.


Unite Against Fascism (UAF) hosted an event on the 9th March in response to David Cameron’s comments made in Munich that state multiculturalism has failed leading to extremism. Over 260 people attended in support of multicultural Britain. The question I’d like to pose to David Cameron is exactly what part of multiculturalism has failed? If… Read More Multiculturalism has not failed, Cameron has.