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Club Chaos: Spiking Spirals Out Of Control.

 | Tags: , | 15th November 2021

“I’m in a club and I’m terrified.” A 20-year-old university student says after a worrying increase in drink and needle spiking mainly targeted at females.
Over the past two months, the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) have stated that 200 victims have reported that they have been spiked. 60 of these reports were made to the Metropolitan Police.

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Newcastle United Takeover – Beyond The Pitch.

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On the seventh of October 2021, Newcastle United was taken over by a consortium, led by the Saudi Public Investment Fund (SPIF). This takeover was long in the making, but for all the wrong reasons. Previous owner, Mike Ashley, had agreed a deal to sell struggling Newcastle in April 2020 for around £300M, but the prospective buyers failed the Premier League’s ‘fit and proper owners’ test.

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I’m not a problem, I’m a human being.

 | Tags: | 11th November 2021

Dana Alix Zzyym, a Colorado citizen and intersex activist, achieves their goal of “helping the future generations of intersex people win recognition as full citizens with rights,” with their new gender-neutral passport with an “x” option for those who do not identify as exclusively male or female which Zyym fought for in court for six years to have.

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Alley Attack In Sheerness

 | Tags: , | 10th November 2021

A tragedy happened on the 31st of September in the town of Sheerness, in an alleyway. A twenty-year-old woman was violently punched and dragged into an alleyway by a suspected stranger, between Alma Road and Berridge Road. The woman was then raped by a reported stranger. The incident happened at 1:00am, the stranger committed the crime due to a lack of empathy. To help capture the attacker, Detective Chief Inspector Neil Kimber is requesting that residents check through camera footage such as CCTV, doorbell, and dashcams to see if there was any suspicious activity. If there have been unusual activities caught, police are asking that the public call into their witness appeal line.

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Miskin Views Promo.

 | Tags: | 5th November 2021

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The Sad Truth about NBA Youngboy

 | Tags: , | 11th December 2020

NBA Youngboy, known as Kentrell DeSean Gaulden, has successfully changed the hip hop industry following his 5th album release this year, with 4 of the 5 being #1 top charting in the USA, after the first week of being out. The rapper has also been making headlines recently, following the announcement of his 7th child at age 21 with Floyd Mayweather’s daughter, Iyanna. Kentrell has also released his collaborative project with Rich The Kid, Nobody Safe, only a week after releasing his 4th mixtape of the year, Until I Return.

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Roy Jones and Mike Tyson

Is this the future of Boxing?

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Saturday the 28th of November witnessed an alternative fight night in the U.S. – headlining a clash of the legends between Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones JR. The 2 former champions returned to the ring to take part in an 8 round exhibition bout following months of hype – mapping their progression in training and getting back into shape at their older age – which is inspiring to say the least. The event had an official undercard including many big names and some interesting results… But is this matching of past greats becoming a growing trend for the future of boxing?

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Changing Environment

Are we heading towards a 6th mass extinction?

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We are living in unprecedented times. The pandemic has cost countless lives and the world’s economy is flattening. With all of these unexpected problems we are facing globally, it’s impossible to ignore the long- term damage that could occur from climate change. All we need to do is switch on the news to see how this has become the dominant issue of our time. The climate is rapidly increasing, at a speed exceeding any changes for the last 10,000 years. The human population, which has increased by 130% in the last 50 years and is set to rise to more than 10 billion by 2060, has increased the demand for resources tenfold. The pressure on the natural world is growing, as is the potential to cause irreversible damage to life and the environment. So, what are the experts saying? And are we genuinely entering what is being described as the 6th mass extinction?

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Period poverty: Scotland is the first country in the world to make women’s ‘Luxuries’ free

 | Tags: , | 2nd December 2020

Scotland has become the first country to make all menstrual products free to the public.

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Assassin's Creed Valhalla - Character

“Women Don’t sell.” Or do they?

 | Tags: | 27th November 2020

Ubisoft has released the latest installment to the Assassins creed series. Players can now experience a Viking journey which builds on this history the previous games have set down as foundation. However, it has not been a smooth production, behind the scenes the studio has been exposed for brushing sexual harassment under the rug.

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