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The power and politics of clothing in the Dr Christine Blasey Ford case.

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The brave testimony of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford against Brett Kavanaugh is a story which has gripped the world. A year on from #MeToo, the devastating outcome saw Kavanaugh confirmed to the Supreme Court with a Senate vote of 50 to 48. The world watched Ford’s testimony and so many … Read More

Golden Moment: Omo Lola Jewellery

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Emily Harris chats with the sibling super team behind Omo Lola Jewellery and learns the significance behind their bold designs. Omo Lola Jewellery, an independent jewellery brand established in May 2018, is a maturing project which began in May 2018. Run by Adegbulu siblings Kehinde, Ope and Taiwo, the brand … Read More

Young Entrepreneurs’ Idea Takes Off

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The Gryphon interviews Tim Knickmann, cofounder of the business venture JetLink, a project aiming to make chartered air travel accessible. As Tim relaxes in to his seat with a coffee in one hand and a cigarette in the other, it’s clear to see that he has already adopted the manner … Read More

Outrage As Topshop Dismantles Feminist Pop-up Stand

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Topshop was under fire last week after the removal of a feminist pop-up book promotion stand at their flagship Oxford Street store in London. The partnership was set up between Topshop and Penguin Publishers to promote feminist books including “Feminists Don’t Wear Pink (And Other Lies)” which was written in … Read More

Is Pret Putting Customers’ Lives At Risk?

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Following the tragic death of 15-year-old Natasha Ednan-Laperouse after an allergic reaction to a Pret A Manger sandwich, it has since been discovered that this was not the first time that Pret has been caught up in such a scandal. A woman named Celia Marsh is thought to have died … Read More

Year In Industry: After-sales Marketing Assistant at BMW

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Freddie Rowley is a final year BA Management student. She completed her year in industry at BMW in a paid role as an Aftersales Marketing Assistant at their Financial Services head office in Farnborough, Hampshire. During the placement, she rented a house with 4 other students on the placement scheme. … Read More

Villanelle’s Killer Style

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Katherine Keir looks at how Phoebe de Gaye chose to style Killing Eve‘s lead villain, and how this contributes to her strong female character. Thrilling, sexy, high stakes and high fashion; Killing Eve has got everyone talking. The series from Fleabag writer Phoebe Waller Bridge has already been confirmed for … Read More

Review. Stacey Dooley Investigates: Fashion’s Dirty Secrets.

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In the wake of last week’s global scientific conference giving us 12 years before climate change becomes irreversible, a documentary on the effects of the global fashion industry could not seem more poignant. Stacey Dooley Investigates: Fashion’s Dirty Secrets is a harrowing insight into the realities behind something that all … Read More

Calimari with a Side of Ecstacy, Please

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Elephants on LSD, bees on cocaine, and now to add to the mix of bizarre scientific studies… Octopuses on MDMA. Dr. Gül Dölen, a neuroscientist at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, recently published a study in Current Biology of the behavioural effects of 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (aka MDMA) on the … Read More

We’re Destroying Our Planet – IPCC Report Calls for Drastic Action on Climate Change

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Climate change is in the news again. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s annual report announces yet more chilling details; there are twelve years remaining to reign in greenhouse emissions, before we face catastrophic consequences. Legitimising claims that climate change fits into the natural cycle of our planet is … Read More