Life Tag Archive

Stroll with Nicole

Dressing for a cause

(3 minute read) Nicole Law looks at the impact of wearable activism at this year’s Met Gala in New York.

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Social Issues

Pope Francis and COP26: does it matter?

(4 minute read) Margareth Sembiring examines what to expect from the UN’s climate change conference and what impact the Pope’s message could have if it is taken seriously.

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FamilyLifestyleMental HealthSocial Issues

Why do Americans never take holidays?

(6 minute read) Monica Sharp examines the unhealthy work ethic which diminishes quality of life in the US.

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Art & CultureHistory

A visual work-out: it’s time to take another look at classic movies and the theatre

(4 minute read) Put your phone down and look up, it’s time to watch an old film or visit the theatre, says Hajra Rehman.

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Art & CultureHistory

The reluctant admiration of genius

(4 minute read) Adam Brocklehurst offers a starkly honest review of the exhibition Lucian Freud: Real Lives at the Tate Gallery in Liverpool.

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Art & CultureHistory

Tolkien’s formative years in Birmingham … a conversation with William Sherwood

New Conversational Video … Sean Organ interviews William Sherwood – the Education Secretary of The Tolkien Society.

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When friendships die

(2 minute read) Nicole Law advises weeding out friendships and relationships which have stopped growing.

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Social IssuesThought-provoking

Feminism’s last battle

(12 minute read) Abigail Favale untangles the strands of a constantly evolving debate which risks turning into an Armageddon moment for feminism.

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COVID-19Lifestyle

The return to campus – a survival guide

(4 minute read) Dennis Relojo-Howell offers advice on how to stay safe – and sane – as universities tentatively open their doors.

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LatestLifestyle

Being the other at home

(4 minute read) Lisa Fraser lifts the curtain on the battle for Britishness and considers what integration really means.

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