North America

Joe Biden can't reinstate democracy without instating it first

The 2020 U.S. presidential election shone a light on the paper-thin façade of American democracy. Though traditionally very willing to intercede in international affairs in…

Victoria Paynter

The Strange Case of Iowa: Debating Democracy

The United States has long been a nation that rests on its title as a democratic republic, with democracy sitting at the centre of all its…

Kira Leeton

Can this Small State Governor become the Heir to Trump and take the White House?

American elections can feel like a fatiguing and never-ending cycle of ego and power at the best of times. That’s not to mention the last…

James Hoggett

A new threat for air travel: A comparison between safety measures during Covid-19 and after 9/11

Air travel has been seriously affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. While the world is advancing with vaccinations, it will soon have to adapt to new safety measures during flights.…

Fernanda Ciliberti

Sexual Harassment on Campus: Title IX and why you should care

On August 14th 2020, the elementary legal weapon for combatting sexual harassment and any other sexual misconduct in US academia was altered. Title IX, which prohibits any sex-based discrimination within all federally funded academic institutions, including sexual harassment, sexual coercion, and…

Matilde Strocchi

Tokenism or authenticity: What is the future of Queer representation at the Oscars?

Queerness in film is a constantly developing and culturally instrumental subject, with an increase in positive Queer media playing a key role in creating a more accepting society for the LGBTQ+ community.…

Ellie Jade Nicholl