Ben Moore

Ben Moore

Columnist 2011-2012. 2nd year PPE student at the University of Manchester. Will be writing about pretty much those three letters. London raised, open minded.

Are you kidneying me?

Are you kidneying me?

In October 2012, the Mayan’s prophecy looks set to be fulfilled. It’s the story of the year- an issue which encapsulates the current struggle for justice and divisions in our society. Something one man, elected to our democratic chamber called “a major issue, not just in Cornwall, but across the country”. Yes, it is the […]
Kony and the iPod generation

Kony and the iPod generation

Personally, I was glad to see such an overwhelming response to the video.
Friends in need

Friends in need

Why we should be giving more to the developing world
Interview: Melissa Benn

Interview: Melissa Benn

Journalist and author Melissa Benn speaks to Ben Moore about our education system, the student protests and the evolution of our feminist movement
No Homo…phobia

No Homo…phobia

Even if it was justified by religion, and you are a practising religious person, so what? Slavery is justified by the Bible
Arab Spring, Summer and Autumn 2012

Arab Spring, Summer and Autumn 2012

acknowledge the loss of life of those who have chosen to die on their feet so that others might not have to live on their knees.
Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones

words may actually hurt me, especially if those words lead to someone hurling sticks and or stones at me
Manchester is my heaven

Manchester is my heaven

Ben Moore in defence of the University, and city, of Manchester
Working to Women’s Equality

Working to Women’s Equality

ong gone are the days when the stay alone mother was deemed integral to the moral foundations of society
A highly taxing matter

A highly taxing matter

Our system is based too much around people who want to take money from Britain and place it in foreign bank accounts

Citizenship and civil disobedience

people walked out of Curry’s with their looted TVs, stopping and waiting for a green man before crossing the road

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