Changing my mind about changing my mind…

The following piece comes from Eddie Parry, an associate at a ‘Big 4’ firm. He is an avid reader of the works of Malcolm Gladwell & Mathew Syed, with much … Continue reading Changing my mind about changing my mind…

Land of the Free? (Part 2)

Now, let’s talk about Donald J.Trump, the President of the USA. In Part 1 of this piece, we discussed the concept of freedom, which is a major strand of patriotic … Continue reading Land of the Free? (Part 2)

Health, Work and COVID-19: why we must avoid repeating the mistakes of the past

During this period, every one of us will have struggled at some point from a mental health perspective. The following piece comes from an expert in the field, Jeremy Clarke … Continue reading Health, Work and COVID-19: why we must avoid repeating the mistakes of the past

How the pandemic stopped me from being a ‘voluntourist’…

The following piece is from Lilia Sebouai, an aspiring newspaper journalist who recently interned with The Telegraph. The debate over ‘voluntourism’ is becoming ever more prominent amongst the younger demographics. … Continue reading How the pandemic stopped me from being a ‘voluntourist’…

How can we dismantle the structures of slavery?

Eloise Savill grew up in Bristol and works in the modern slavery charity sector. In this following piece she reflects on historical remnants of the slave trade here in the … Continue reading How can we dismantle the structures of slavery?

Land of the Free? (Part 1)

This is part 1 of a condensed version of episode 4 from our podcast series on racism. The focus is on racism in the US today. Now, it is often … Continue reading Land of the Free? (Part 1)

Home is where the heart is… but what happens when you don’t have a home?

Another day, another outstanding guest blog. This piece was submitted by talented blogger Claudia Thomas, who you can find on Instagram: @claudiachatsabout. I will keep the intro short, and let … Continue reading Home is where the heart is… but what happens when you don’t have a home?

It’s All Greek to Me… why learning another language is so important

This is the second guest blog for TNS, written by the brilliant, budding young journalist Bea Tridimas. I’m sure many of us, including myself, have considered learning a new language … Continue reading It’s All Greek to Me… why learning another language is so important

How a bad student rental experience led me to take on the lettings industry…

This is the first guest blog for TNS, written by the wonderful Hannah Chappatte of HYBR. She details why she established HYBR and the solutions they provide for student housing. … Continue reading How a bad student rental experience led me to take on the lettings industry…

Is the UK Media racist? (Part 2)

Now, for this part, I want to turn our focus over to the world of sport. Let’s examine the way many black footballers are treated in the media. Sky Sports … Continue reading Is the UK Media racist? (Part 2)

No crowds? No problem – 5 players I expect to shine during the Premier League run-in…

I’m sure many of us were overcome with excitement at the return of the Premier League last night. Whilst it took a bit of time to get used to the … Continue reading No crowds? No problem – 5 players I expect to shine during the Premier League run-in…