Secondary school places out today!

For sixth graders and their parents, March 1st is a significant day: today in England and Wales, it becomes known who has been accepted into their dream school and who hasn’t. The majority of students secure coveted spots (last year,…

Liz Truss: Transatlantic Political Chameleon

In the constantly shifting landscape of global politics, there are personalities whose influence transcends borders and parties. One such figure is Liz Truss, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, who after a brief but tumultuous tenure in power seems…

Birmingham cuts cultural budget by 100%

The City Council of Birmingham, known for its rich cultural landscape, has announced the complete cessation of funding for cultural initiatives and the arts. The new policy will even affect such vital institutions as the contemporary art gallery Ikon, the…