5 Biopics Hollywood should do next that don’t involve English-speaking white men

Hollywood biopics have a tendency to focus on English-speaking white men. Here's a list of people through history who'd be brilliant for a 2 hour Oscar-worthy biopic.

Why Sitcoms need change

Life as a fourth year university student is monotonous at best. I wake up, I go onto campus, I work until I want to collapse, I come home and I watch television. This is my routine every day and the only variation is the television I choose to watch. Perhaps it's because I'm on the …

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Are you a feminist?

You may remember that a year and a half ago I interviewed a selection of women on their experiences of sexism abroad (found here). I actually at the time interviewed around ten people, all who gave interesting responses that I've used in various anecdotes at dinner parties. I decided against publishing them all at the time …

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ARGUE Better

In this day and age everyone has an opinion, and there's more and more ways to exert them. The amount of time I'm on a five minute break, check my phone, and then get engrossed in reading other people's arguments in comment sections is becoming a bad habit. That isn't just me is it...? Anyhow, …

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Where’s the fire, what’s the hurry about?

This was written on Tuesday the 19th of August. I'm currently (and luckily) on a bus from Zagreb in Croatia to Vienna and all I keep thinking is: I miss British queuing skills. The UK is the best place if ever you want to queue. It's polite, well-organised, and we always form a neat line …

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An overview of Austria

When you think of visiting western Europe you may overlook Austria. Some of you may think I'm misspelling Australia (I really hope you don't). But nestled in the centre of Europe, Austria is a mix of all my favourite bits of Europe. It's like Switzerland without the insanely high prices, it's like Bavaria but almost …

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Where do I belong?

It's 5.30am and I've had one hour sleep in the last 20 hours so needless to say I'm feeling a bit emotional. In an hour I will be flying via Ethiopian Airlines from Vienna to Stockholm for five days, but I can't work out whether I'm coming or leaving home. Although my passport says I …

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