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Prince William launches ‘Stop Speak Support’ campaign to combat cyberbullying

Prince William launches ‘Stop Speak Support’ campaign to combat cyberbullying

Featured, Health & Fitness, Tech, UK
The Duke of Cambridge has launched a campaign to fight back against cyberbullying. 'Stop, Speak, Support', is the world's first youth-led, online code of conduct. It aims to offer young people with something to turn to if the 'banter goes bad'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGcLa-vyxVQ 17 year-old Felix Alexander took his life after struggling with the impact of cyberbullying, last year.  Prince William began work on the 'Stop, Speak, Support' campaign after hearing of Felix's death. The focus of the campaign is to encourage social media users to differentiate between online banter and scenarios that would feel them uncomfortable in real life. Charities and celebrities have taken to Twitter to show their support.          
Students demand we abolish university fees and tax the rich

Students demand we abolish university fees and tax the rich

Activism, Featured, Generation Rent, News, UK
  Thousands of #FreeEdNow students marched through central London yesterday to demand free education for all - paid by taxing the rich. The demonstration follows a decision by Theresa May to freeze university tuition fees to a maximum of £9,250. Last year parliament raised fees by an extra £250, ignoring the original cap of £9,000. Why do students want to scrap fees? Graduates in the UK have the highest student debt in the world. On average, students will graduate with average debts of over 50,800 - according to an IFS report.  This includes students for poor backgrounds who will have loans to support them. Rhiannon Lockley, a university lecturer speaking at the demo says: “20 years ago as a student I marched with thousands of students against the imposition of tuitio
American Burgers Showdown : Five Guys vs Shake Shack

American Burgers Showdown : Five Guys vs Shake Shack

Featured, Food
Growing up in Poland, the most popular place to have a burger was McDonald’s. I used to like having dinner there because of the Happy Meal and the small toys included. It made dining fun, unlike eating at home. Now, considering how much I have tried fast food in my life, I have developed my taste buds and have some serious opinions about burgers and fries. So, I think McDonald’s isn't the best burger anymore, and many Millennials I interviewed agree with me. Two American chains, Shake Shack and Five Guys gained popularity because people started to care about eating quality food. While previous generations counted calories, Millennials have found popular more fresh and 'healthy' ingredients instead of processed ones. Five Guys The chain is known for its simple red and white dec
The 5 prettiest holiday collections to snap up this Christmas

The 5 prettiest holiday collections to snap up this Christmas

Fashion, Featured
Is there anything that gets you into the festive spirit more than new makeup? Us neither, and here are the best of the best. Christmas is right around the corner and all of our favourite beauty brands are gearing up for new festive collections. Queue fabulous packaging, stunning colours and plenty of sparkles. Whether you’re going all out on a Christmas themed beauty haul or just looking for something little to build your collection, we have picked the best and brightest baubles from the holiday collections to make sure your face is dressed for the occasion. https://www.instagram.com/p/BbiW_HuhalM/?taken-by=maccosmetics 1. MAC MAC has launched possibly the best and sparkliest collection we have ever seen for this holiday season. Fittingly named the Snowball collection, it include
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