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    The Dark Side of Brumfess

    Comment Editor Natalia Carter explores the problematic side of University confession pages

    Written by Natalia Carter on 18th February 2019

    NATIONAL

    The Truth About the Pill Free Week

    In light of recent changes to guidelines given to women taking the contraceptive pill, Comment's Abby Spreadborough criticises the roles of both the NHS and the Catholic Church in fueling previous misinformation

    Written by Abby on 13th February 2019

    POP CULTURE

    Copy-fight: Youtube’s ‘Fair Use’ Issue

    Comment Writer Holly Pittaway discusses the current problem of usage rights affecting Youtubers, many of whom have had their content claimed by larger organisations, and why usage laws are letting them down

    Written by Holly Pittaway on 2nd February 2019

    NEWS VIEWS

    Gillette’s Close Shave

    Catrin Osborne discusses Gillette's controversial advert, arguing that it has profited off of male insecurities

    Written by catrinosborne on 29th January 2019

    NATIONAL

    A Frosty Reception for Iceland

    Comment writer Hannah Lay explains why she feels it was right for Iceland's 2018 Christmas advert to be banned

    Written by Hannah Lay on 29th December 2018

    NATIONAL

    Bang Out of Order

    We must adapt our use of fireworks to be more considerate to our surrounding environment, argues Comment Editor Natalia Carter

    Written by Natalia Carter on 3rd December 2018

    NEWS VIEWS

    Fashion For The Many, Not The Few

    Comment writer, Velvet Jones, commends Marks and Spencer's progressive move forward in fashion with their 'Kids Easy Dressing' range

    Written by Velvet Jones on 17th October 2018

    ON CAMPUS

    Memoirs of a Refresher

    Comment's Jenny McKay shares her experience of her refresher's week, and celebrates the lack of pressure that comes with second year

    Written by Jenny_mckay on 14th October 2018

    INTERNATIONAL

    Moral Loopholes of YouTube

    Comment editor Nataila Carter explores the moral ambiguity of Youtube, and how over exposure to stranger's lives can negatively impact our own

    Written by Natalia Carter on 3rd October 2018

    NATIONAL

    To the Victor Go the Foyles

    While traditional bookshops like Foyles are falling foul of the boom in online shopping, there may still be hope for the high-street brand yet, argues Comment Editor Amelia Hiller

    Written by Amelia Hiller on 22nd September 2018

    BEAUTY

    Perrie Edwards Embraces her Freckles in Recent Instagram Selfie

    Life and Style's Elizabeth Wilson discusses how celebrities such as Perrie Edwards and Meghan Markle are helping women embrace their freckles and adding to the popularity of the fake freckle trend

    Written by Elizabeth Wilson on 12th September 2018

    INTERNATIONAL

    Elon Musk is the Hero We Neither Need, Nor Deserve

    The personality cult that has sprung up around Elon Musk ignores the businessman's countless faults, argues Comment Writer Holly Pittaway

    Written by Holly Pittaway on 22nd July 2018
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