Tag : aiden wynn

BRITAIN’S (ATTEMPTED) ATTACK ON ACID ATTACKS

12 months ago / 0 comments

A speech by Tory MP Amber Rudd last week announced a new – and long overdue – initiative, to try to rein in the acid attacks that have become endemic in London. The stipulations of the intended legislation would ban people carrying acid in public places “without good reason”, and … Read More

Can Meninism actually achieve anything?

2 years ago / 0 comments

I know that, by now, Meninism and its proponent, Men’s Rights Activists (MRAs), are old news. But, in the wake of International Women’s Day, on which the Piers Morgans of the world jumped at the opportunity to condescendingly undermine the modern day feminist movement, it seems to me a good … Read More

NT Live screenings: are they a good thing?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Lauded by some for increasing accessibility, but lambasted by others for ruining the true live experience, National Theatre Live is a major talking point in British theatre. Our writers Aiden Wynn and Stephanie Bennett go head to head to see if the lives up to the hype… Performances by highly … Read More