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Opinion

Opinion Piece: Sexual Vs Emotional Cheating

Opinion Piece: Sexual Vs Emotional Cheating

For most people the word “cheating” conjures up sexual infidelity. However, according to one of the latest studies, this word means different things to men and women. While men see only sex behind it, women usually imagine an emotional affair at once. Relationship experts from YourBrides.com have decided to figure out which type of cheating [...]

February 17, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Opinion 0

A$AP ROCKY: Rap’s New Golden Boy?

A$AP ROCKY: Rap’s New Golden Boy?

  The self-proclaimed ‘pretty motherfucker from Harlem’ has undergone a metamorphic transition from, ‘street-corner spitter’, to ‘proficient and prevalent rapper’ within a space of time so small, it would have made fellow ‘new-boy’ Danny Brown seethe with green-envy. Rocky’s rapid (excuse the pun) rise from independent obscurity began with the release of the unofficial compilation [...]

September 10, 2012 Jareth Ashbrook Opinion 2

Military Action Against Iran Would Be Disastrous For The Region

Military Action Against Iran Would Be Disastrous For The Region

Young Academic Features Editor Robert Gant reports on how the West is hurtling towards disaster as Iran test fires missiles in Gulf. This is the student news portal's first enthralling opinion piece of 2012 and there will be plenty more where this came from, make sure you follow our RSS feed to make sure you [...]

January 3, 2012 Bobby Gant Columns, Features, Opinion, Student News, Student Portal, World News 3

The Coalition Was Always A Gamble For Clegg

The Coalition Was Always A Gamble For Clegg

In our latest incisive opinion piece, Young Academic’s Features Editor Robert Gant gives his view on what the future holds for the Liberal Democrats. [...]

December 8, 2011 Bobby Gant Columns, Education News, Features, Opinion, Politics 4

The Power of Social Media in 2011

The Power of Social Media in 2011

Charlie Brooker’s first instalment of his Black Mirror television series has left the general public wondering, how powerful is social media? Have we now become Big Brother? Proven through various events which have occurred over the last few years, it seems social media and the power of the keyboard could be changing the [...]

December 6, 2011 Rachel Deer Opinion, Student News, UK News 10

Public Sector Workers Fight Back at Elitist Tory System with Mass Strike

Public Sector Workers Fight Back at Elitist Tory System with Mass Strike

Young Academic today applauds the public sector workers that have implemented a mass union strike. Seemingly fed up of the tory obsession with spending cuts and particularly the attack on well earned pensions, border control staff, teachers and health workers are just some of the sectors that have had enough of George Osbourne and his [...]

November 30, 2011 Charles Whitworth Columns, Features, Opinion, Student News, Student Portal, UK News 3

Outrage at Model Industry and Child Models after Dakota Fanning Marc Jacobs Campaign

Outrage at Model Industry and Child Models after Dakota Fanning Marc Jacobs Campaign

At 16, life is just beginning but not in the world of modelling according to a new fashion agency which is currently looking for 13 year olds to nurture into the fashion industry. The news comes just days after the controversy of Marc Jacobs’ Oh Lola! advertising campaign. Rachel Deer gives her views [...]

November 16, 2011 Rachel Deer Lifestyle, Opinion, Student Fashion, Student News, UK News 10

Evolution of Barbie Sparks Yet More Controversy

Evolution of Barbie Sparks Yet More Controversy

It may be a step away from the usual student fashion and education news but I’m sure there are a few big kids out there or even those just interested in the Barbie scandal who will want to know of the latest controversy to hit the news this week. [...]

November 15, 2011 Rachel Deer Lifestyle, Opinion, Student Fashion, Student News, UK News, World News 6

Reputations Again Hanging By a Thread Following Outrageous FIFA Poppy Ban

Reputations Again Hanging By a Thread Following Outrageous FIFA Poppy Ban

I feel like finishing with a swear word, but out of respect for Young Academic I wont. But let us all agree once more, that Sepp Blatter and FIFA are total w*****s! [...]

November 9, 2011 Charles Whitworth Columns, Features, Opinion, Politics, Premier League Football, Sport, Sports Headlines, Student News, Student Portal, UK News, World News 11

Amanda Knox Freed From Italian Jail Amid False Reports from the Daily Mail

Amanda Knox Freed From Italian Jail Amid False Reports from the Daily Mail

Amanda Knox was sensationally freed from prison yesterday after the Italian authorities cleared the American of murdering her British housemate in a brutal sexual assault. [...]

October 4, 2011 Charles Whitworth Columns, Features, Opinion, Student News, World News 3