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The hidden refugee mental health crisis

The last few years we’ve seen the rise in awareness around mental health issues, from an increase in mindfulness apps to celebrities speaking out about their own challenges. If we take the example of depression which is currently ranked fourth among the 10 leading causes of the global burden of disease, it is predicted that by…

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The Fiba ban has been lifted…finally.

In twenty years time, when the new Basketball star, straightens her hijab up and laces those trainers up just before she steps on to the court, she may well have forgotten what it took to get here. It almost seems ludicrous that it took so long to define how a hijab could be worn on the…

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Vogue India; it’s time to decolonise our minds yo.

What is this constant need to have white women play dress up, impose into publications that don’t represent them? Furthermore, what is the deal with these publications using white women to, what seems like validate our culture and/or beliefs? Asiana Wedding used Amy Jackson as a cover girl, with the tagline – for the Asian…

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Change the world one top at a time.

A Handmade Revolution: A personal reflection on responsible fashion We all need clothes, and we all use our clothes to express something about ourselves. But what do our clothes say about us and the world around us? Have you thought about the miles your clothes have traveled, and the people who spent hours making them?…

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Meet the couple making Islam accessible to the blind.

Wife & Husband Yadira and Nadir Making The Quran in Braille Accessible To The Blind Community One Dot At A Time Husband and wife duo Yadira and Nadir set up Islam by touch as a means to help blind people access Islamic literature through braille. Yadira was born with glaucoma and raised as a Catholic where…

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What Kings Students think you should do for Syria

#Urgent #GasMasks4Syria 🚑 Appeal #IdlibGasAttack 1 GM – £305 GM's – £15010 GM's – £30025 GM's – £750https://t.co/zBk2TYdXeqRT pic.twitter.com/0lsR2Cr0te— One Nation (@One_NationUK) April 5, 2017 Emaan Abbassi took to Twitter again to let us know, what to do for Syria. She is constantly working towards helping others and does so through Action and providing solutions. …

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