Artist Interview: Go Girl Collective

Article printed in CultureHUB Magazine  Go Girl are a Belfast based collaborative creative community of women that believe in feminism, opportunity and inclusion. They hold pop up exhibitions, gigs, some produce a podcast and have even been involved in TEDX Talks at Stormont, amongst many other things. They’re passionate about offering support  to other creatives, … More Artist Interview: Go Girl Collective

Grief.

I’ve never before witnessed personally, the true, devastating, bull dozing effect of cancer. I’ve seen the adverts, put my pennies in little yellow or green boxes beside the cashiers, I’ve probably given some money here and there to people running a marathon or abseiling down a building in aid of a late loved one, but … More Grief.

Women You Should Know: Leyla Hussein

 Published on http://www.peachynkeen.com  When I thought about the topic of ‘Women You Should Know’ many name came to mind. But  I knew I wanted to explore someone contemporary; current and at the front line of activism. Within this framework, there was one lady who came to mind, leaps and bounds beyond the rest – Leyla Hussein Leyla Hussein is a Somali … More Women You Should Know: Leyla Hussein

European Court of Justice: Religious Wear Ban causes outrage

Published in Asian Express Newspaper Outrage after European Court of Justice (ECJ) says Employers are entitled to ban workers from the “visible wearing of any political, philosophical or religious sign” In a devastating blow to human rights and the right to religious freedom, this week’s  ruling from the ECJ, which says employers have the right … More European Court of Justice: Religious Wear Ban causes outrage

Interview: Resettled Syrian Refugees

Published in Asian Express Newspaper There’s no shortage of widespread media coverage of the Syrian refugee crisis with haunting tales of despair, desperation and destruction. We’ve heard stories of people grappling for food and water in makeshift camps, we’ve seen footage of thousands desperately waiting at the borders in the hope of a better life. … More Interview: Resettled Syrian Refugees

Myanmar Rohingya massacre: Rohingya Muslim Child killings are ‘Crimes against humanity’ UN declares.

Published in Asian Express Newspaper “What kind of hatred could make a man stab a baby crying out for his mother’s milk?” Muslim minorities around the world often face horrendous treatment at the hands of those who are meant to protect them and sadly, the media narrative of Islam is so often focused on trying … More Myanmar Rohingya massacre: Rohingya Muslim Child killings are ‘Crimes against humanity’ UN declares.

Lullaby Trust charity uncovers 68% of parents are unsure of the basic steps to lower risk of Cot Death

Published in Asian Express Newspaper New survey shows 68% of parents do NOT know correct protocol to ensure safe sleep A recent survey by the Lullaby Trust charity, which raises funds and awareness to prevent SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) has uncovered that 68% of parents are unsure of the basic steps they can take … More Lullaby Trust charity uncovers 68% of parents are unsure of the basic steps to lower risk of Cot Death