I struggle with an anxiety disorder, and have done for a long, long time. Until recently, I kept it hidden (except from a doctor and a few counsellors); but, this summer, I opened up to my boyfriend and two of my friends about it. For me, that was a huge step to take, but it… Read More Anxiety: How To Overcome Setbacks
What is the connection between the visit of the Ecumenical Patriarch to Oxford and early-modern personal monarchy? I’ll leave you to until the end of this post to muse! The Ecumenical Patriarch is currently visiting Britain, at the invitation of the Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. The Ecumenical Patriarch Constantinople is ‘first among equals’ (first… Read More Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I’s Visit To Oxford; And Early-Modern Personal Monarchy
As surely everyone knows who lives in the UK and even glances at the news, a heated debate has recently broken out over whether or not there should be VAT on women’s sanitary products (chiefly sanitary towels and Tampax). The argument for the tax’s abolition centres on the fact that it is a taxing these… Read More The ‘Tampon Tax’: a red herring?