President Biden's plan to speed up the process of changing the image on the twenty-dollar bill from slave owner Andrew Jackson to anti-slave activist Harriet Tubman spawned a controversial debate. Will this drive a conversation about the value of black life? Or is it an act that links to the commodification of black slaves being sold in exchange for cash in the 17th century?
HARRIET TUBMAN 20$ BILL : SIGN OF PROGRESS OR DISRESPECT?
Cuba is still undergoing a communist revolution and fighting against an American embargo, so what's it like to visit? Antonia Trevini, just back from Havana, has five essential tips to help you make the most of your time in Cuba's capital.
Havana: how to survive in paradise
More sustainability and transparency: this is what BHAM YOUTH STRIKE FOR CLIMATE is demanding to the Birmingham City Council as there has been a lot of hypocrisy and no real actions to protect the environment.
“GET SERIOUS ABOUT THE CLIMATE”
THE NEW ENVIRONMENTAL CAMPAIGN OF BHAM YOUTH STRIKE FOR CLIMATE
I attended the protest of environmental activists in Birmingham, UK, for climate change. Generation Z group celebrated a year of activism with its first 2020 strike. Dozens gathered to join them in the streets of Birmingham city centre to listen to their cause.
Cosmopolitan Perspective Podcast
I have always wanted to create my own podcast so I decided to integrate Cosmopolitan Perspective as part of my portfolio to talk about global issues in a national and local context.
One of the latest topics I discussed was Revenge Porn.
"Revenge Porn" has been covering the headlines around the world lately: in Ireland, many women have seen their images uploaded on porn websites without consent and there is still no law to protect them as victims of intimate image abuse. Although in the UK the British law has made it a crime, it doesn't seem to have stopped it from happening; which is why we are talking about Revenge Porn right now. "There is still a lot to do", says Sophie Mortimer, Manager at Revenge Porn Helpline in my last interview, where she explains why we still don't call it abuse.
GREEN WEEK AT WARWICK UNIVERSITY
FREEDOM OR JUSTICE?
THIS IS THE QUESTION
Small steps for a greener future: Coventry, Warwick and Leamington spa together to tackle climate change with a week of events.
An analysis of the ethical issues of a journalist, reporting on human rights violations.
OUR DAILY QUARANTINE
A new routine has twisted the lives of millions of families around the world due to the new Coronavirus pandemic. This is the story of one of them, who is living in self-isolation in a small town in Italy. I asked them to send in their videos to show how they are dealing with all the bad and good aspects of the quarantine.
This is just a sample. To read more or to file a complaint >>