• Politics

    Summed Up: The Tory Leadership Contest

    Politics is confusing, and sometimes it takes a lot more effort than it’s worth to search the internet far and wide to find out what’s going on. Being one of the most politically minded of my friends and family, I’ve been asked a LOT this week about the Tory leadership contest and exactly what will happen when Theresa May resigns, and I assumed that a lot of people will have the same questions, so I’ve summed it all up in this simple post. What exactly will happen on June 7th? On June 7th 2019, Theresa May will step down as Prime Minister, triggering a Conservative Party leadership election. The winner…

  • Feminism

    It’s Time We Taught About Gender Inequality

    So there’s been a LOT going on at my school over the last couple of weeks regarding sexism and gender inequality. I thought today I’d write a bit about what’s been going on and why we need to start seeing a change in the education system in the UK. I’m currently attending a girls school, but because I’m in the sixth form we have around twelve boys. Over the last week, there has been rumour after rumour about “lists” that the boys have been making, rating the most attractive girls, the fattest girls and the girls in the year that they’d want to kill. The second I heard this I…