Entries by James Wharton from 03/2012

Gay Pride, What's the Point?

| Posted 03.05.2012 | UK Politics

We still live in a world in which a professional footballer will tweet homophobic messages to thousands of followers and not think of the consequences; will also still live in a world where people are being hung because they are gay. There's clearly a fight still to be won, and events such as National Student Pride underline this very fact.

What About the Gay Kids?

| Posted 03.22.2012 | UK Politics

In my opinion, homophobia in schools goes hand in hand with the debate surrounding equal marriage. Homophobia stems from ignorance; from a belief that gay people are less important than straight people.

Why the Diamond Jubilee is Bloody Brilliant!

| Posted 03.28.2012 | UK Lifestyle

For the second year running, in two months time the people of Britain will be celebrating a gift from the Royal Family. A gift that will, at least for one long weekend in June, take our minds off the misery of the economic downturn, the pain of possible fuel strikes and of course, the ridiculous rise in the cost of a first class stamp.