Is the UK really democratic?

"It's just how the system has worked for so long and no one's thought to undermine it." This political researcher explains whether the events taking the UK political scene by storm in recent days are, in fact, democratic.

Impressive footage of Hurricane Dorian

It's ravaging everything on its path. Here are impressive videos of the worst hurricane the Bahamas have ever witnessed.

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Livestock vs. London living conditions

Here's how "cattle class" measures up to actual cattle transport- and other ways in which life in major cities can feel like battery farming. 🐄🐄🐄🚶‍♀️🚶🐄🐄🐄

Boris faces consequences

"If I decide to wear a turban, or she decides to wear a hijab or a burka, does that mean it is open season... to make derogatory and divisive remarks about our appearance?" One furious MP tried to hold Boris Johnson to account for his offensive comments about Muslim women at his first PMQs: This was his response.

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Zero Waste Week

"99% of what we buy is either consumed or trashed." This is how a terrifying natural disaster led Rachelle Strauss to create Zero Waste Week. ♻️🌍

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Behind Jorja Smith's "Blue Lights"

"I don’t want to talk about stuff I don’t know.” Jorja Smith opens up about why it’s difficult to write socially engaged songs and the meaning behind her debut single ""Blue Lights""."

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Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, will be under water

A part of the Indonesian capital of Jakarta could disappear under water by 2050. So the country's president made a radical decision: change the capital.

Surprising facts about school uniform

It's rare in Europe, but 98% of UK secondary pupils are trudging back to school today in uniform. Here are 3 surprising facts about them. 👔✍

Liam Gallagher, 10 years after the big break up

"I think we should still be together, we'd make good albums." 10 years after the acrimonious split, Liam Gallagher tells Brut what really happened.

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To climb Mont Blanc, you'll have to make a reservation

If you're planning on climbing Mont Blanc, it's best to make a reservation. The effects of mass tourism are impacting famous destinations all around the world...

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