Crunch Culture in the Gaming Industry

It's easy for career-driven people to fall into hectic schedules, especially nearing the end of a deadline, but what happens to the people who turn it into a lifestyle that affects their general well-being? Crunch is essentially a form...

Reading’s Marxist Artist

Reading residents were surprised to find a sudden influx of graffiti on their streets last month. The surprise, however, was not from the quantity...

Crunch Culture in the Gaming Industry

It's easy for career-driven people to fall into hectic schedules, especially nearing the end of a deadline, but what happens to the people who...

Influencer Epidemic

The new cyber age has overwhelmed all of our screens. Despite its many helpful uses that enable any information to be one click away,...

The Emergence and Origins of the Patriarchy

The vast majority of the world today exists under the patriarchy. The patriarchy is defined broadly in Webster's dictionary as: ‘control by men of...

Bias in the media

The Sixth-Form editors of the Abbey Correspondent reflect on the state of journalism today. Photo by Manish Upadhyay on Unsplash

Ukraine/Russia conflict

Sixth Form students discuss the nature of the crisis in Ukraine. Photo by Anastasiia Krutota on Unsplash

Genetic Engineering

Genetic engineering, the pioneering science of our age. For those who don’t know, genetic engineering is the process of using recombinant DNA to alter the...

A Charity That Starts With a Cup

Let me introduce you to Widge Woolsey, an Abbey alumna who has spent twenty-seven years of her life travelling across Africa. In 1995 she...

Pandora Papers: The Secret Tax Havens of the Ultra-Rich

From Latin pop stars to Arab royalty and British millionaires, the Pandora Papers expose the secret wealth of more than 100 billionaires from around...

Fake News: A Digital Pandemic

The phenomenon of fake news has always been prevalent in the Western world, as information becomes heavily distorted through word of mouth or is...

Crypto-Creativity

It’s a well known phenomenon that the future of technology will shape our lives, but how will AI affect the next generation’s jobs? Already,...