Ruth Bushi

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Rude, Nude and Dangerous to Know: Why the Latest FCUK Campaign Holds us All Hostage

(0) Comments | Posted 3 August 2013 | (17:10)

The FCUK nude campaign poster in Argyll Street London
With the lads' mag porn furore ending on a bum note, there are seemingly only plaudits for the barenaked ladies converging on high streets around FCUK stores. Even the

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Thatcher's Britain

(0) Comments | Posted 11 April 2013 | (20:50)

Here's what I remember of Thatcher's Britain.

I grew up in Ashington - at the time, the largest coal mining village in the world - in the North East of England.

We lived there during the 80's miner's strike. We weren't miners; we were then, and now, immigrants. Nonetheless,...

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Still Waiting for London 2012

(0) Comments | Posted 3 February 2013 | (19:28)

The London 2012 Olympic Games didn't take place in Stratford.

Perhaps this was something you cottoned on to quite some time ago. Or perhaps you didn't then, nor now, give a shit. Either way, as a local resident living in the shadow of the athlete's village, I'm still waiting.


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Why Is It So Hard to Get Back Into Running?

(0) Comments | Posted 31 January 2013 | (20:36)

You may think once you've acquired the running bug, you're set for life. Once a runner, always a runner - right?

If you're reading this as a former runner unable to regain your stride, you'll know it's not quite as simple as strapping on your trainers and hitting the pavement....

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