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Racism in Evolving Technology

(0) Comments | Posted 30 March 2012 | (10:06)

A 56-day jail sentence could be awaiting Liam Stacey if his appeal today is unsuccessful. Stacey is the 21-year-old student who tweeted racist comments about Fabrice Muamba and was found guilty of inciting racial hatred under the Public Order Act 1986. A little bit of legal lingo before my comment...

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Is England "International Student-ist"?

(0) Comments | Posted 23 January 2012 | (09:03)

There has not been much good news for international students recently. Everything from the implementation of stricter visa requirements, to the recent events in the news, has shocked many students, leading them to question is 'England international student-ist'?

To start with the worst, a 23-year-old Indian boy

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'O Come all ye' Faithful': Christmas Time is Here!

(0) Comments | Posted 13 December 2011 | (15:08)

Boots. check. Gloves. Check. Scarf. Check. Winter days have arrived. The temperatures have dropped, the Christmas decorations are up and the festive spirit is in the air.

One can feel the festive mood in the weeks leading to Christmas. The beautifully decorated Christmas trees, grand and majestic, the lights in...

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British Culture: An Outsider's Point of View

(0) Comments | Posted 3 November 2011 | (12:50)

What is British Culture? The term is unclear but what is clear, is that there are many social values often frowned upon by international students. Altogether, an experience to learn from.

Some may term the culture as unacceptable whilst, others may learn to love and adopt it. I believe this...

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