Restaurant review: Acoustic Brasserie, Newington Green, Church Street

Driving through gentrified Newington Green and coming across the restaurant dubbed as “Jeremy Corbyn’s favourite restaurant” it’s not hard to see why Acoustic Brasserie is the place to be. The Church Street branch of the restaurant is the second franchise of the family owned business and with it’s success and great food I predict a […]

Fast Feminism: Has the Commercialisation of International Women’s Day Gone Too Far?

I grew up in a Christian household, so I always understood the frustration at the commercialisation of Christmas. As my faith faded, my frustration decreased; it may be an excuse for completely commercialised, but it’s still a wonderful time to celebrate family and love. Valentine’s Day I never bothered about too much; I agree with […]

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Does Chocolate Make You Fat?

This time last month the supermarkets aisles were filled to the brim with chocolate Easter eggs. So it’s little wonder that according to YouGov, more of us associate the oldest Christian festival with chocolate than with Jesus. From vegan to Prosecco or gin themed eggs, as well as bunnies, chicks and ducks, we’ve all scoffed a […]

Gender Differences or Female Inequality?

A long list of ideals have been created for both men and women. These have been reinforced by social and cultural norms. They concern the way that men and women should dress, act and present themselves to the world. Thus, the creation of gender stereotypes . However, are we using the phrase gender differences as an […]

Kickass Kissing Tips Inspired by Real-Life Seduction Stories

To celebrate International Kissing Day, One condoms ambassador Alix Fox shares how to make the most of making out, with some hot kissing tips sure to seduce whoever you lock lips with:   It can be easy to forget quite how glorious a simple snog can be. So much discussion of relationships focuses on more […]

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The Rise of Homophobia

Homophobia: The Basics Let’s cut directly to the chase; homophobia is something that gay people (both male and female) have had to deal with since the beginning of time. Whether it’s a dirty look in the street when you’re holding your partner’s hand, or a violent encounter with a less-than-accepting acquaintance – it’s here, it’s […]