Emily Wight

Freelance journalist studying MA Newspaper Journalism at City University, London

I am a freelance writer studying MA Newspaper Journalism at City University.

I am currently working towards an MA but also have my own blog: www.emilywight23.wordpress.com. I am interested in many things but write mainly comment, features and arts and culture reviews.
I am also the Editor of the blog for Development in Action, a youth-led development education charity: www.developmentinaction.org/blog-new/
We Need to Have Faith in Our Youth, Not Call Them

We Need to Have Faith in Our Youth, Not Call Them Feral

We need to know why young people feel so disconnected from our society - and to stop this problem worsening. People were quick to judge rioters for feeling "entitled" to the trainers they stole from JJB Sport, but perhaps re-investment in education and community services is something that would really benefit our young in the long term.
04/11/2011 13:05 GMT