Monthly Archives: March 2015

How can you be depressed if you aren’t clutching your head?

Mind is a wonderful charity that exists to provide support for those with mental health conditions. Their “Time to Change” campaign has featured a variety of outreach attempts to try and de-stigmatise mental health conditions. Their latest is something that … Continue reading

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References and source for Helen Duncan: Britain’s Last Witch?

The article Helen Duncan: Britain’s Last Witch? was thoroughly researched to the best of my abilities.  Below you will find a list of sources that relate to the footnote numbers in the main article.  It is quite lengthy so required … Continue reading

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Helen Duncan: Britain’s Last Witch?

Scotland has a dark history when it comes to witches and witchcraft. King James VI, later King James I of England, had a macabre obsession with persecuting alleged witches. It was under his reign some of the worst atrocities occurred; … Continue reading

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Islam- the Big Bad?

The English Defence League began as a response to what they saw as growing Islamic extremism. That ISIS boasts membership of around 200,000 on its surface seems alarming, when high profile attacks such as 9/11, 7/7, the Madrid Bombings, the … Continue reading

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