A wider conversation… – July 2017

I’ve been watching Orphan Black (#tatianamaslanyisamazing) and it got me thinking about privilege. All the clones in the series are drastically different, yet have identical genetic makeup. What was interesting was when the orphan Cosima hinted that biology does not predetermine privilege. Of course, this is down to the scientific and technological advances this world…

Watch a Ted talk – May 2017

Ted talks are awesome. The reason they’re so awesome is because they are literally about Ideas Worth Sharing. It gives people a window into the parts of the world we haven’t yet seen. Because of Ted talks, I’ve become pleasantly surprised by who I am as a person; it’s one platform that’s helped me shape…

Make Humanity Great Again – April 2017

I constantly hear a lot happening around the world, and I admit: I’ve been quiet when I shouldn’t. Discrimination of certain races aside, violence shown towards innocent, un-aided individuals should be discussed, because while people remain silent, people aren’t happy. Rage fuels us; use it to stand for what you believe to be morally correct, or…

Helping others – March 2017

Animal Care Lancaster is an animal rescue charity based in Lancaster, holding animals from around the NW of England. They re-home over 1000 animals every year! These animals are saved from various places, surrendered from homes, saved from slaughter, abandoned or unwanted. Animal Care is completely self-funded, and do a lot of good work. You…