Shauna Regan gives her review of It’s A Sin in the context of British 80s queer history.
We often hear confusion as to why the whole of June is dedicated to Pride celebration and festivities. But why not? Pride month wasn’t created to change sexualities or impose ideas. Pride month celebrates the liberation of being who you authentically are, and that is where the beauty lies.
In the second episode of Shauna and Orla’s series, they dive into students’ mental health as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Discussing what impact the pandemic has had on them personally, and how they imagine younger students have been affected, they also touch on the so-called ‘blame game’ and how young people have been labelled the ‘scapegoats of the pandemic’.
In 2006, Bono committed tax avoidance. What some don’t understand about this move is that billions are lost in the developing world when funds are moved from poorer countries to tax havens.