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The unethical shoes
Lifestyle Okology

The unethical shoes

A series of strong campaigns are pleading with successful shoe designer Jimmy Choo Ltd to join the band wagon introducing policies against the use of exotic animal skin. Millions across Indonesia and the US are shamefully tortured per year with little regard to the effects on animal welfare; these unique […]

A magazine that will make you rise again
Culture Lifestyle

A magazine that will make you rise again

With so many words out there waiting to be read, whether they be held in print or scrolled through on a computer screen, choosing a leisure read can be a challenge.     Luckily, the magazine Resurgence combines all of the necessary ingredients–ecology, natural roots, the creative soul and ideology […]

Hugo Blanco to talk at Cardiff
Multiculture Okology

Hugo Blanco to talk at Cardiff

In the 1960s, a Peruvian peasant uprising was led by a man named Hugo Blanco. Because of his part in this movement, Blanco was sentenced to  twenty-five years in prison where he wrote the book Land or Death: The Peasant Struggle in Peru. Despite all of the strife he’s gone […]

Rise of the Nerds
Lifestyle Ludotheque

Rise of the Nerds

The first decade of the 21st century has seen something of a vindication of geek culture, which has now been fully embraced by contemporary consumer media. James Bray A predisposition to the internet and video games no longer denotes social incompetence, pop culture fandom is something to be celebrated and […]