The missing piece in the story of Climate Change

In an age of increasing environmental concern, what can we do in order to preserve the earth? Animal agriculture; the real story. Animal agriculture is slowly but surely coming to the fore in discussions about climate change and in my opinion, is the most dangerous industry in the world. Between 18% to as high as…

Being British Muslim

Dear readers, As a brown Muslim girl, my experience of the world is one of fear and sadness but determination. Although I live in one of the most diverse cities in Great Britain, means that I have a relatively sheltered life (and I could not even begin to imagine the hardship of those who have…

In the beginning: A poem

In the beginning In the beginning there was light. Not darkness. 14 billion years of emotion. 80 years. A blink. Less than a blink. Suffering isn’t infinite but feels so constant. Love fills our hearts until they want to burst. The only thing certain. Life exists. Whatever lies ahead, the present moment persists. Throughout history,…

Aspects of Pressure: A Poem

Dear Readers, This poetry blog is more related to society than politics per se but I still felt it was important to upload. This is most definitely the most personal post I have uploaded, but if all of my posts were the same then I fell people would lose interest quite quickly. The poem I…