Why the media’s treatment of Grace Millane continues to perpertuate a rape culture

If anyone is unaware of Grace Millane, she was a 22 year old English backpacker who was murdered in New Zealand and whose body was found in a suitcase. Scarily enough, she was only one year older than me now. It was a tragedy for such a young woman to die so horrifically. However, instead …

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How to make small changes to help the environment

Hey there! So at the moment people seem to be finally waking up to the environmental problems our planet is facing. While a lot of people are wanting to do things to make a difference, there is also now an onslaught of brands "greenwashing" their costumers, and using our crisis as an opportunity for financial …

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Why We Need Independent Bookshops (and why we don’t need Amazon)

View this post on Instagram   Happy Independent Bookshop Week, friends! 📚 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨✨ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Visit your local indie bookshop this week for bookshop parties, excellent author events, indies exclusives, perfectly curated shelves, the best recommendations, cake (!), warmth, free @book_tokens, beach reads, tote bags, helpful advice and the most wonderful people! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ …

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