A Cry For Help

by Blake Valentine So I’m just there chilling, minding my business, commuting. Headphones in. A playlist titled “Muad” is playing; a compilation of my favourite ~20 songs for that fortnight to month period. See, I’m fickle. That playlist changes quite regularly; every 2-4 weeks to maximise my enjoyment and to totally qualify the title. Anyway, a […]

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The Gym Generation and Hypermasculinity

By Calum Jacobs Recently, Diane Abbott said something that was both accurate and perceptive. Speaking to the Guardian she asserted that Britain was facing ‘a crisis of masculinity’. Where consumerism had replaced earning, providing and belonging for many men, giving rise to a culture of “hypermasculinity” – a culture that exaggerates what are perceived as manly […]

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Premier League: Season Preview

By Assad Ali   Saturday 17th August 2013. The day so many of us in England (and Wales) have been waiting for, for 3 long months. Last season we were unfortunate enough to experience the most average Premier League season in recent history where an unimpressive Manchester United strolled to yet another league title, without […]

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Best League in the World?

by Myles Cupid ‘What is the best league in world?’, that is one of the most poignant questions of our generation, along side ‘Ah weh yuh get da new Clarks deh DAADI??’ and ‘How can she slap??’. Like Ma$e, this question comes back around every couple of years or so but in this summer of […]

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Football is Back

by Blake Valentine A rip-roaring start to the new league season is due to erupt any moment now and, quite frankly, there’s urine trickling down the inside of my left leg because of the sheer excitement. The last couple months of summer kinda got in the way of me indulging my requited love incessantly – as […]

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