Social Issues

Ending stigma isn’t enough- mental health campaigning needs to get political. 

Ending stigma isn’t enough- mental health campaigning needs to get political.  So me and Prince Harry got another thing in common this last week- turns out he’s also had counselling. Woo #relatableroyals.  As part of his ‘HeadsTogether’ campaign, Prince Harry made the announcement that he sought counselling after the death of his mother. The comments… Continue reading Ending stigma isn’t enough- mental health campaigning needs to get political. 

Social Issues

Why are we capable of viewing horrific images of war zones yet still unable to have a serious conversation about the darker aspects of mental health?

Why are we capable of viewing horrific images of war zones yet still unable to have a serious conversation about the darker aspects of mental health? Flick on your news. Wait ten minutes. Make a brew. Keep watching. I guarantee that in this time you will have witnessed some horrific image of some warzone half… Continue reading Why are we capable of viewing horrific images of war zones yet still unable to have a serious conversation about the darker aspects of mental health?

British · Politics

Theresa May should be prepared to go to war over Gibraltar, but Howard’s comments brought out the worst from both sides.

Theresa May should be prepared to go to war over Gibraltar, but Howard’s comments brought out the worst from both sides. Michael Howard’s comments about Gibraltar have led to what are probably the most exciting couple of days in his life. Primarily because he is unequivocally dull, but secondarily because it’s meant people actually paid… Continue reading Theresa May should be prepared to go to war over Gibraltar, but Howard’s comments brought out the worst from both sides.