Author: Jasmine Bennett

One hashtag provided the perfect response. (Photo: @BIGTOBZSF/Twitter @MOFAROOQ9/Twitter)

They ain’t no Muslims, bruv

After the recent Leytonstone Station terrorist attacks, the hashtag #YouAintNoMuslimBruv began trending on Twitter. If there’s one thing that shows we cannot blame everyday Muslims for so-called Islamic State, it’s this. Islam has nothing...

Refugees deserve our help just as much as our own citizens. (Photo: Getty Images)

Blaming Refugees Won’t Work

The terrorist attacks that occurred in Paris last week shouldn’t be blamed on refugees. In the aftermath of such horrific events, we must turn to love, not rejection. Like many people on Friday night,...

The Power in a Peaceful Protest

Last week saw the Million Mask March in London. Protests such as these do protesters no favours. There has always been power in protests – that’s why they exist. Protests give the public a...

The Truth in the Timid Tory

The idea of the shy Conservative voter has existed since the 1992 general election. Judging by the latest opinion polls, it would be fair to say the phenomenon still exists.   When exit polls...

Many prospective students only have one thing other than grades standing between them and their future: a heavy sum of money. (Photo: Abbie Trayler-Smith/Telegraph)

Why University Shouldn’t Be Free

In an ideological world, having no tuition fees would be lovely. However, if something costs us, we’re much more likely to make sure it’s worth its while. As of 2015, there has been a...

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