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The US Midterms: A truly mixed bag

A figure hurtles across a car park on a skateboard. On another day he plays punky riffs which echo out of his garage. These...

‘Look What You Made Me Post’ – The (re)birth of celebrity...

Taylor Swift’s recent Instagram post urging voter registration for the Tennessee midterm elections shocked many about her sudden engagement with politics. Some reactions were...

Melania Trump: Fashion Faux Pas or Diplomatic Disaster?

Melania Trump shocks the world wearing a colonial helmet in Kenya. For her first major solo international trip, similarly to her predecessors, Melania Trump flew...

American Americans

America is not a nation known for its subtlety, so it’s hardly surprising that there’s an extensive list of films announcing their Americanness: American...

Gun Control: Where America has gone wrong

On Wednesday 14th February, we again witnessed the American government’s inability to prioritise the value of life. In Parkland, Florida, 17 lives were lost at...

Gun Laws still not under control at the wake of the...

Republicans defend officers that didn’t want to face an AR-15, I bet the 17 victims didn’t either. The tragedy in Parkland is, according to Everytown,...

American Infrastructure: If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it?

America needs a revamp, simple as. In the State of the Union on 30th January, President Trump addressed the legislative agenda and policies for...

Understanding America’s Obesity Crisis: Are Citizens Victims or Perpetrators?

After making the jump across the pond and living in Virginia, America for five months, what became increasingly apparent is the profound difference to...

One year later- An analysis of the Trump administration so far

The arrival of January 2018 marks almost a year since Donald Trump was inaugurated as 45th US President, an event that occurred on 20th...

NFL National Anthem Protests: Take a Knee

It’s hard not to look at international politics in the past year without stumbling across the latest outburst of President Trump as he takes...