August 2017

Movies That Matter: Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights

Frida Fliflet’s personal pick is a guilty pleasure from her adolescent years


Festival Republic launch new initiative to address gender imbalance in the music industry

BBC Music Introducing announce their line-up for Reading and Leeds Festivals 2017

2017 marks the 10th anniversary of BBC Music Introducing hosting stages at Reading and Leeds, showcasing some of the best emerging talent from across the UK

Review: GLOW, Season 1

An underwhelming 80s romp which suffers from a classic case of style over substance

Rwandan Presidential Election: Stability over Democracy?

Rwanda could be lauded as a model post-war state which has managed to re-build itself after a terrible conflict. The…

Something Different: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Michael Maitland-Jones gives an overlooked masterpiece some well-deserved exposure

China’s Quantum Satellite- the end of communications hacking?

In recent years, China has experienced many major technological advances in the field of space science. The most recent of…

Never mind the policies: Venezuela is a living tragedy

With the oil money drying up, democracy is nothing more than an inconvenience for Maduro

Aung San Suu Kyi: The Failure

In late 2015, the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, was invited on a state visit to the UK in an attempt…

Review: Gypsy, Season 1

Giulia De Vita delves into Netflix’s newest dark original