24 days... For 24 days I was fasting to make up for the days I missed during Ramadan (the month of fasting for Muslims). I dedicated these days to fulfilling my new years resolution of consistency! Whether that be in my faith, with school or this blog. However 24 days of non-stop fasting is no … Continue reading Trump’s Muslim Ban
Dear Mr & Mrs Obama, Wow, where do I start. Maybe I ought to start with two simple words: Thank you! In the space of 8 years you have done so much - improved healthcare, advocated for women's rights and transformed your economy. If I had infinite time and space I would continue to praise … Continue reading A letter to Obama
Currently in my history course I am having the privilege to learn about the civil rights movement in America ranging from the end of slavery in 1850 to the election of Barack Obama in 2009. One constant discussion that I have noticed popping up in class is about the motivations of some white people to … Continue reading BHM: “Is fear a legitimate justification for the oppression of black people?”
Before you read my article, I just want to apologise for disappearing and going MIA. I have been applying to university and caught up with the stress of it all. However, I have finished so I should get back into the swing of things with regular posts again! In honour of Black History Month, I … Continue reading BHM: Black skin is NOT marketable!
During the creation of my blog, I have always emphasised that I will discuss controversial topics and opinions.Consequently, with the timing of the US Presidential election closing in, this would be a great opportunity to exploit that. As you may or may not know, Theresa May is the 2nd female prime minister in the UK … Continue reading I’m not excited for a female prime minister or president
There are only 2hrs remaining (from when I started this post) until we here the verdict in reference to whether the UK will launch airstrikes in Syria to destroy the extremist group, ISIS and their bases. I was very close to not typing this up but I believe that it would be a shame to not share … Continue reading DON’T BOMB SYRIA!
For those of you who don't know, Paris was unfortunate to be attacked by terrorist from the extremist group called ISIS. These attacks occurred in highly populated areas such as the Bataclan (a popular music venue) at about 9pm on 13th November 2015. Currently the death toll has gone up to 127 with 180 people injured - … Continue reading Pray for Paris
On 11/11/18 at the 11th hour, the armistice was signed - declaring the end of the first world war. As a result, we wear poppies to reflect and respect all the soldiers that sacrificed their lives in order to protect their country and loved ones. Every year on this day we have a 2 min … Continue reading Lest we forget…11/11
Lifestyle, Beauty, Politics, Debate! You name it and I'll frame it! With words, pictures, video and audio, I aim to create a space where media can be used to highlight different perspectives and opinions through the eyes of a youth. Yes youth! Being young and apparently 'dumb' by society won't stop me from unleashing whatever … Continue reading Through the eyes of a youth…