Wilfred Owen

Poetry, the Art Form That Tries To Think Before It Speaks

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

In a recent interview with Andrew Marr, the writer and broadcaster Clive James said he'd "be lost without poetry" and in doing so spoke for us all. We, like James, take refuge in words, bathing in the salve of their sound, of English used with precision and intent...

How Great Teachers Keep the Past Alive

Natasha Batsford | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Natasha Batsford

Wellington has a bit of a penchant for street art. I'm not complaining, I'm a sucker for a paper pigeon, and I actually think it is an amazing way to communicate with residents in a really relevant way.

Matthew Tucker

'War Is Organised Murder'

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK

On Armistice Day, we can think of no better tribute than to give you the damning verdict on war, massacre and brutality, from the mouths of those who ...

Real Men Don't Do Poetry: Israeli Soldier Banned From Reading Because 'It Would Ruin Fighter's Image'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.08.2013 | UK

An Israeli soldier has been banned from reading his poetry out on the radio – for fear it will undermine the army’s manliness. Earlier this mo...

Sam Parker

Enemy Lines: How Poetry Played A Part In The War In Iraq

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 07.02.2013 | Home

When you think of war poetry, you’re usually drawn to the literary icons of the early 20th Century. To John McCrae’s young soldiers who ‘love...

Who is Manufacturing YOUR Consent?

Neil Scott | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Politics
Neil Scott

There seems to be a split in opinion amongst people over recent changes to fundamental rights. Some people seem to accept changes to our society that to others are sinister and unacceptable.

The World Of Child Geniuses

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Following the recent success of child novelist Mia Foley Doyle, we decided to take a look at other talented children who have proved their talents at ...