Tag : eleanor noyce

Racism towards FLOTUS cannot be ignored

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‘This is not something that we can ignore. It’s not something that we can just sweep under the rug.’ Just a few weeks ago, Michelle Obama stood in front of an audience comprised of hundreds of her advocates, publicly speaking out against sexist, disturbing comments that Donald Trump had allegedly … Read More

Trump’s New America, The Reality of the Election Result

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This week’s episode of Panorama focused on answering the question on all our minds: who voted for Trump? The sheer power of the media in influencing public opinion is astounding. The news is omnipresent; headlines, articles and interviews loom over our heads and infiltrate virtually every area of society. One … Read More

John Lewis: tugging at heart or purse strings?

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In 1955, the first television advertisement was broadcast in the United Kingdom, advertising the efficacy of a make of toothpaste manufactured by Gibbs. Undoubtedly, the first handful of adverts aimed to portray and advertise a lifestyle amiable for all; luxury items and consumer durables were advertised as the idyllic lifestyle … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: The presence of Brexit in the music industry

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To quote George Orwell in one of his infinitely brilliant essays, “most revolutionaries are potential Tories, because they imagine that everything can be put right by altering the shape of society”. Orwell is rarely wrong. Theresa May’s decision to trigger Article 50 and thus accelerate the process of leaving the … Read More

TV vs Netflix: A modern controversy

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A cup of tea, the sofa, and the television might, for many people, be considered the perfect trio. Regarded as respite after a lecture, a method of guilt-dominated escapism from revision, or perhaps a fitting cure for the hangover from hell; the comfort of the TV screen has been an … Read More