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How do I know he’s gay?

By Georgi Georgiev
A question that might appear quite frivolous on the surface, but is, in fact, an important one to ask. Essentially, it can be rephrased as:...

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Spooky Fun or Insensitive Branding?

By Bethany Griffiths
Halloween has certainly changed a lot since I was a kid. It used to be a minor event that merely served to kick off the festive season –...

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The Dark Side of Reality TV?

By Bethany Griffiths
I think it’s safe to say that this summer could go down in history as being one of the most eventful the UK has ever seen (probably a...

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Queer and Now

Poppy Jennings
In the wake of another incredible Pride Month, society is left with both positive and negative questions about what comes next. Amidst the...

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SAD in students: What is it?

One rationally assumes that the summer is a glorious time of relaxation; no uni, no deadlines, no stress, right? After the multiple obligatory end – of...

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The Unhealthy Ideal

With the pressure to physically conform now greater than ever, Andy Love takes a look at body image, marketing and our unhealthy obsession with health

A...

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My Frozen Face

Amelia Jones relives her frightening experience of facial paralysis, and reminds us that a smile goes a long way in ‘My Frozen Face’

I welcomed...

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Communication Problems

With the image of heads buried in their hand-held screens surrounding us, Andy Love examines the way smart phones have changed our social interactions in...

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#OCDPROBLEMS

Toby Mott discusses Channel 4’s ‘Obsessive Compulsive Cleaners’ and the perception of OCD as a cute quirk. 
“Obsessive Compulsive...

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The Battle of Banter

The term ‘banter’ is pretty friendly.  Or at least, it used to be. Once upon a time, it meant an amicable ‘rib-digging’ between two leisurely...

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