Chilean referendum hailed as a ‘triumph of democracy’

Chilean referendum hailed as a ‘triumph of democracy’

With large swathes of the world currently backsliding into conservative autocracy, Chile just showed us what democracy could look like in 2020. Chile’s president has hailed the result of this weekend’s nation-wide referendum a ‘triumph of democracy’, as Chileans voted overwhelmingly in favour of changing their outdated constitution. ‘This… should...

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Does cancel culture exist or are the powerful playing victim?

Does cancel culture exist or are the powerful playing victim?

Is Gen Z’s desire for change inadvertently ushering in an age of cancel culture, or are the rich and privileged using the concept to shield themselves from scrutiny? Rife with hypocrisies from both sides of the fence, cancel culture has been one of 2020’s hottest topics. Those being criticised for propagating cancel culture claim that the concept doesn’t exist, and instead is a catch-all defence or tool of delegitimisation used...

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‘Earthshot Prize’ is the largest environmental award ever

‘Earthshot Prize’ is the largest environmental award ever

Prince William and David Attenborough have created the largest ever environmental prize that hopes to encourage new climate change solutions by awarding £50 million worth of grants over the next decade. Prince William has joined forces with famous documentary maker Sir David Attenborough to create a brand new environmental prize. Launched last Thursday, the ‘Earthshot Prize’ will be awarding £1 million to five groups or individuals working on effective climate...

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Sustainability is at the heart of Gen Z transport needs

Sustainability is at the heart of Gen Z transport needs

Recent reports suggest that young people care deeply about sustainable transport and are spearheading an industry shift that focuses more on sustainability than style or status.   Transport companies and car manufacturers will need to rethink the way they approach Gen Z audiences if they want to maintain a strong presence with younger consumers. According to a recent report by Allision and Partners US, Gen Z do not view vehicles...

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Gen Z are hoping to topple the Thai regime with Tinder

Gen Z are hoping to topple the Thai regime with Tinder

The dating app has become the latest battleground in the efforts of pro-democracy protestors in Thailand. Demonstrators in Thailand, who have taken to the streets over the past few months in their hundreds of thousands to oppose their military government and the royal family, have recently added Tinder to the list of weapons they’re using to propagate a pro-democracy message. Whilst regimes prone to censorship have long been cognisant...

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