Author: Graveney School

FREE!

FREE!

  If you stop for a minute and think about everything in life you get for free: life, health care, state education, healthcare, some art galleries, healthcare, your right to vote and healthcare. I think you get the gist; one of the major things that we get free in this […]

Trump V Clinton: Buy Tickets for November!

Trump V Clinton: Buy Tickets for November!

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are some of the most talked-about people at the moment for one reason only: the presidential election. Who should be leader of the free world? Who should be leader of America?   Donald Trump recently dominated front pages around the world for a horrific reason: […]

Sport: For Money? Or For Fun?

Sport: For Money? Or For Fun?

‘Sport is something that many people like to take part in to get exercise and pleasure from’. That is what someone 50 years ago would have told you if you asked them what sport was. ‘Sport is something that many people take part in to compete with others and win […]

By CrazyCatDoodler – The 2016 Rio Olympics: Drugs

By CrazyCatDoodler – The 2016 Rio Olympics: Drugs

The Olympics. Comes every four years – has done for over a century. Just a bit of fun, of course. He tackles, she jumps, they cheer. It seems rather innocent for such a notorious troublemaker – inciting arguments, crushing dreams, multiplying expenses. But troublemaker it is, with several black marks […]

Poetry Slam – EU Referendum

Poetry Slam – EU Referendum

One of our teachers at The BNC wrote and performed a poetry slam on The EU Referrendum to help inspire us.  We really enjoyed it and so we have pestered and pestered him to let us post it.  Eventually he reluctantly agreed.  

My EU Poem

My EU Poem

What could happen, who’s to say? If we vote to leave the EU, We won’t have lots of the luxuries we have today, Not as much money, and not as much skill. Businesses will move, People will lose jobs, We won’t be able to trade, We won’t have the support […]

I Am Watching

Hello there, I am watching! I am watching! There was a time when watching meant listening but now it means surveillance. Every step you take someone is watching, a camera is watching you and anyone you see is being watched. People are watching and judging every step. On social media […]

A dead man’s rights.

Syed Farook committed the worst terrorist attack since 9/11 when the twin towers fell. And our biggest lead yet to where ISIS will strike next is his phone. An iPhone 5c that Apple refuse to hack. If it comes down to a dead mans rights or saving 50 people, surely […]

The Apple Argument

Apple has come under pressure recently because of an argument between the company and the FBI, who want to hack into a terrorist’s iPhone 5C because of known terrorist activity. This all sounds quite simple; Apple could just let the FBI use the tech to hack into the terrorist’s phone. But, […]