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Thank you BNC!

Thank you BNC!

Hello Burnet News Club, I want to say a huge thank you for everything! I’ve been with you all for the whole of this year and have enjoyed every second of it, the topics have really given me an insight into world issues and encouraged me to be sceptical too. […]

Veganism- my opinion.

Veganism- my opinion.

Before I started this topic I had, I am pretty sure, a rather bias opinion of veganism. Now though, over the last few months having learnt about veganism, I feel I have a considerably fairer view on the subject.  One of the great things about Burnet News Club is that […]

The Impossible Burger

The Impossible Burger

  For many years now, people have been trying to make a vegetarian/vegan burger that replicates the taste of a normal hamburger. So far all of them have failed. But now a company called ‘Impossible Foods’ – run by a group of neuroscientists – have made a burger (suitable for […]

What meals are vegan?

What meals are vegan?

Meal Is it Vegan? If it isn’t vegan, why not and could you make this meal vegan? Breakfast: butter, jam and toast No It isn’t vegan because of the butter and some bread has eggs or whey in them. To make it vegan- avoid the butter and use vegan bread […]

Stop motion animation – Sexism: The Obliteration

Stop motion animation – Sexism: The Obliteration

What do you think about gender equality in 2018? We think this is a very pressing issue that doesn’t have a definite solution yet needs to bee solved swiftly. How have you shown this in your artwork? We have shown this by having the women imprisoned even though this would never […]

Burnet News Club Equality Artwork

Burnet News Club Equality Artwork

For my final piece, I’ve decided to show that we need male and female as equals to have a balanced world. To show that I’ve used the ying and yang logo from the Chinese culture that symbolises balance from having a positive and a negative side. I wanted to change […]

Baby steps

Baby steps

Women have come a long way in getting their rights but sometimes it only took the tiny steps for them to start getting recognised. Marie Curie was the first woman to receive a Nobel Prize in 1903 for her work in physics. Junko Tabei was first woman to reach the […]

Fireman Sam, or FireFighter Sam?

Fireman Sam, or FireFighter Sam?

Fireman Sam is an animated children’s program that follows the adventures of the fireman Sam and his colleagues as they protect the citizens of the Welsh town of Pontypandy. According to wikipedia: ‘Fireman Sam first appeared as Sam Tan (literally Sam Fire in Welsh) on S4C in 1987, and later that year on BBC […]