Protecting academics in the post-truth era

Protecting academics in the post-truth era

Scholars At Risk protects academics, artists, writers, and other intellectuals threatened in their home countries, writes Hiram Moylan Freedom of speech has been a controversial topic in recent times. As a basic human right, it offers a voice to minorities and critics...
Plan Bee: tips to help the bees this summer!

Plan Bee: tips to help the bees this summer!

Claire Gibbons highlights 5 small actions we can take to support the bees. Nobody can deny the world-wide importance of these small humming creatures who were once revered by the Ancient Egyptians. Their impact is truly enormous; it is estimated they are responsible...
The Ideas Collective: Meaghan

The Ideas Collective: Meaghan

Meaghan shares her experience of taking part in The Ideas Collective last year. Applications for The Ideas Collective 2016 open until Tuesday 24th May! The summer of 2014 was for me a complete documentary-binge. I had just finished college, I had no idea what I wanted...
The Ideas Collective: Chris, Owen, Gary and Laura

The Ideas Collective: Chris, Owen, Gary and Laura

Meet Gary, Laura, Chris and Owen and find out how they’re supporting young people to get involved in politics. Applications for The Ideas Collective 2016 open until Tuesday 24th May! Can you tell us a little bit about your project idea, where it came from and...
Waste-free challenge: 1 week without producing waste

Waste-free challenge: 1 week without producing waste

Find out how Suzanne got on with her waste-free challenge. Could you live the rest of your life without producing any rubbish? Could you get rid of your waste bin and only have a recycling and compost bin? Do you think that living this way is impossible or would you...