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History student at University of Warwick, currently on a year abroad at Monash, Melbourne, who just enjoys writing really


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Bourke Street attack: A bit too close to home
Last Friday, Melbourne’s Bourke Street was the newest victim of a suspected terror-related attack. A man, named as Hassan Khalif Shire Ali, crashed his car into shop fronts and the car caught fire, before he took to his feet to stab pedestrians. Shire Ali was shot by police and died from his injuries in hospital,...
A breakdown of Boris’ burqa blunder
Boris Johnson has come under fire for comments made about the burqa last Monday (6th August). The former Foreign Secretary made remarks in his column for the Daily Telegraph, describing wearers as ‘looking like letter-boxes’, comparing them to robbers and rebellious teenagers, and claiming he had the right to ask a woman to remove the...
Chatterbox Refugees: The online service giving refugees a voice
Learning languages can be difficult, but there’s no better way to learn than from native speakers themselves. Introducing Chatterbox, the online platform where the tutors are exclusively refugees teaching their native tongue. The company is currently in England but hoping to expand to elsewhere in Europe, giving more refugees the chance to integrate themselves with...