All posts tagged UK

VegfestUK: Why you should adopt veganism today.

  VegfestUK returned to Olympia last month, welcoming a host of ‘utterly delectable vegan food, drinks, clothing, footwear, cosmetics, skincare, jewellery and magazines. The two-day festival ‘encourages everyone to follow […]

Legalising Cannabis

East London, Mile End.  Friday afternoon. The smell of cannabis hangs in the air. Nothing new, surely we have all been exposed to the drug at one point or another […]

Wait, Disco is Alive? “Still Beating!” says Flora Medford

Last Saturday, Brixton Disco Festival returned to Electric Brixton for another night celebrating all things contemporary disco. The first event, held last April, was in such high-demand that the organisers […]

Let’s talk about HIV

It’s pride month so I wanted to take a look at the progress we’ve made and how far our language and attitudes toward HIV/AIDS have come. To do this I’ve […]

Corbyn’s Autocrat Act

When people become disillusioned with mainstream politics, they venture to the fringe – and there’s a reason why it’s the fringe. Either those there, as in the case of the […]

Begone Stigma: Women and Plastic Surgery

It is not uncommon to hear the words ‘fake’ and ‘unrealistic’ when a conversation about plastic surgery comes up. Guys will usually chip in their two cents and mention how […]

Twenty going on Twenty-Two

Age is just a number? Perhaps in England, but in Korea, it is a much bigger deal. In Korea, when you are born, you are automatically labelled as one-year-old. Before […]

Korean 101: the history of Hangul

From the age of seven I have been introduced to many languages and cultures. We were encouraged to learn – well, pay attention to – Spanish, French, and German; however, […]

The Honkabillies & Friends VS Cancer Review

We have all been affected by cancer one way or another in life. Those who survive it, or have been affected by it, thrive to provide support to anyone and […]