Author: Grace Academy Coventry

Dear PM: We need to send supplies

Dear PM: We need to send supplies

RT HON THERESA MAY MP PRIME MINISTER 10 DOWNING STREET LONDON SW1 2AA   Dear Prime Minister, I am part of the Burnet News Club. It’s a club where we discuss the news and express our ideas on our website. This half term we have been discussing the current crisis […]

GAC's BNC members have created art pieces inspired by the latest BNC issue: Syria.

GAC SyriArt

BNC members at Grace Academy Coventry have been working on an art project this half term. They have used their knowledge and skepticism of the Syria issue to create artistic interpretations. From collages of fire to sketches of the world to send a message about refugees, GAC’s BNC have creations […]

Dear PM: Would you cry for help?

Dear PM: Would you cry for help?

 RT HON THERESA MAY MP PRIME MINISTER 10 DOWNING STREET LONDON SW1 2AA Dear Theresa May, As part of the BNC Community (Burnet News Club), the team and I have investigated to world’s disagreements and problems. Towards the start of 2017 Donald Trump became president of America; He obviously has […]

Dear PM: UK citizens will be in danger

Dear PM: UK citizens will be in danger

RT HON THERESA MAY MP PRIME MINISTER 10 DOWNING STREET LONDON SW1 2AA   Dear Theresa May, I am part of the Burnet News Club. It’s a club where we discuss the life issues of the world and think about how the problems could be resolved without violence. I am […]

Dear PM: Is the welfare of our country being considered?

Dear PM: Is the welfare of our country being considered?

RT HON THERESA MAY MP Prime Minister 10 Downing Street London SW1 2AA Dear Theresa May, I am part of Burnet News Club, if you don’t already know, it’s a club where we gather and discuss the recent events of the world. Previously we have debated our ideas about Prisons […]

Dear PM: Let’s at least try to create peace

Dear PM: Let’s at least try to create peace

RT HON THERESA MAY MP PRIME MINISTER 10 DOWNING STREET LONDON SW1 2AA   Dear Prime Minister, I am part of the Burnet News Club. It’s a club where we discuss different political topics that come across during political disagreements or controversies. Particularly in our school we meet up weekly […]

A History of Crime and Punishment

A History of Crime and Punishment

Prison and rehabilitation  When a human has been in the wrongdoing of an act of crime, history repeats itself in punishment. For many and many centuries punishment has been a huge part in a person’s life. From the Tudors being beheaded to the Aztecs giving sharp spines of a maguey […]

Prison Cells

Prison Cells

I have picked this question because personally, I have family members who have actually had their own experiences behind bars. One lived in a luxury cell with a telly and an arm chair, while another just had to sit behind bars all day for many years. Both for different reasons. […]

Respectful Rehabilitation

Respectful Rehabilitation

My opinion on prisons and rehabilitation is simple, treat the prisoners with strict respect and they will be respectful back. Prisoners are people who’ve made bigger mistakes than what is considered an ‘average mistake’, they are not animals, so surely they deserve to be treated better than them. After reading […]

Cancer Ward Rehabilitation

Cancer Ward Rehabilitation

People commit crimes all over the world and the crimes can be very minor such as speeding or something extremely dangerous such as murder. Some people are punished thoroughly for their actions but some just simply get away with it. So what do you think, should all criminals be punished […]

Prison Dementors

Prison Dementors

In an ideal world prisons will have Dementors (Dementors are creatures that feed on happy memories, to finish you off they end with the most horrific attack “the Dementors kiss”). This links to Burnet News Club’s discussion because in Azkaban, the prisoners don’t rehabilitate. Rehabilitate is when a prisoner can […]