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Brexit: People ponder for the second referendum This news is not real; however, it could... Weekly Competition #26 19/3/19
Hi Tiff : ) An advantage of coalitions is that it leads to broader representation. This means... Indirect democracy: is it fair or unfair? 19/3/19
Essentially, the EU used to be made up of six countries. Now there are twenty-eight countries.... MP Phil Wilson answers YOUR questions! 18/3/19
He says that 'seeing Brexit as a cultural wall is a massive mistake.' He goes on to explain... MP Graham Brady answers YOUR questions! 18/3/19
Hi Olivia : ) A disadvantage of FPTP could be that, as mentioned before, it doesn't seem... Indirect democracy: is it fair or unfair? 18/3/19
I forgot to give my source. So here it is :... Indirect democracy: is it fair or unfair? 16/3/19
In Westminister, India and the United States, they use a voting system called ''first past the... Indirect democracy: is it fair or unfair? 16/3/19
Brexit is like a Polaroid photo. Once you take the photo, it takes a while to appear and see... Weekly Competition #25 14/3/19
2. What does all this tell us about democracy? / 1. Are MPs the best people to vote on the... BREAKING BREXIT NEWS! 14/3/19
5. Do you think that there should be a second referendum? Some people may think that this is a... BREAKING BREXIT NEWS! 13/3/19
Hi amusing_bee! Many of the people were triggered to vote on leaving because the positives of... Brexit: Will it ever stop being a negative topic? 12/3/19
I went ahead and did some more research on Article Fifty because I was interested: ... Brexit: Will it ever stop being a negative topic? 11/3/19
honest_wilddog, the government did think long and hard about the vote as it was a part of David... do you think voters had all the information they needed 11/3/19
I disagree with you because, sometimes what we have to say may offend someone. Also, when you... Leave Or Stay? 11/3/19
Brexit is like a Polaroid photo Weekly Competition #25 11/3/19
"David Cameron was the prime minister and the leader of The Conservative Party. As he did not... Someone else should lead Brexit and here's who...... 10/3/19
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Why can't 11+ vote? I think people who are 11+ shouldn't be allowed to vote because some young... Leave Or Stay? 07/3/19
We don't need to leave the European Union, it's just that when there was the referendum, people... Brexit: A fact file 06/3/19
9/10 Brexit Quiz: Give it a go! 05/3/19
Europe is not the EU because, just because we're becoming independent doesn't mean we're leaving... What Is Brexit? 04/3/19
Europe is not the EU. What Is Brexit? 04/3/19
Ten reasons why Brexit is such a big deal by balanced_singer 1. Weโ€™re leaving the EU after... stay or leave? 03/3/19
We're not leaving Europe. We're leaving the EU. What Is Brexit? 03/3/19
determined_orange, I agree with you. That's why I said: so, 'sometime' there is someone... I... Brexit: A fact file 03/3/19
This is what I wrote for the second question... If we did a second referendum the majority... The Effects of Brexit on the UK 03/3/19
Scotland may have wanted 16 and 17 year olds to vote because the population was 5.348 million... If you donโ€™t take part in a vote, should you still get a say on the issue? 02/3/19
STV stands for single transferable vote. This means, you get a parliament where the strength of... Democracy & voting systems 02/3/19
Social media could change the way people vote because, people see others protesting against... Did Fake News cause Brexit? 01/3/19
This Wednesday in PE, we did a work out which was so painful. Witty_petal was with me as well.... Weekly Competition #24 01/3/19
Wow. Thank you! That's the best thing I've heard all day. Why I Believe in that we should stay in the EU 01/3/19
Aw, that's sweet! You're amazing as well. Thank you outstanding_wolf. Brexit: A fact file 28/2/19
Scotland might either feel two things: insecurity or individuality. They may fell insecure... Brexit 27/2/19
loving_quince, I agree with you and we should stay in the EU. This is because, leaving the EU... Why I Believe in that we should stay in the EU 27/2/19
Because of Brexit, will young people get educated more about it in the future, so that it... We need YOUR questions! 27/2/19
If something is hard to do we should still do it. I think this because, just this Monday in PE... Brexit: A fact file 27/2/19
Once Brexit is over, do you think that the government will look at democracy differently because... We need YOUR questions! 27/2/19
This was literally posted seventeen minutes ago from when I'm typing this.... Why is it taking so long to leave the EU? 26/2/19
I know i'm not magical_passionfruit, but I decided to answer the question anyway. 4. There is... The benefits of democracy. 26/2/19
I live in the interior of Pangaea, so it's dry. We're behind mountains that blocked rainfall.... Weekly Competition #23 25/2/19
Because we need to try and get a trade deal with the rest of the EU. Whatโ€™s the best way to make decisions? 25/2/19
If we were deciding on something like the discipline system in a school, this shouldn't be done... Whatโ€™s the best way to make decisions? 25/2/19
My post and my star has gone! The post is not on the 'my posts page' and I'm back to nine stars... What are the benefits and challenges of democracy? 25/2/19
The challenges of democracy are that we wouldn't know why the nation wants something. Because,... What are the benefits and challenges of democracy? 25/2/19
I think you should get a say in the issue even if you don't vote because, like calm_computer... If you donโ€™t take part in a vote, should you still get a say on the issue? 25/2/19
It is not always fair to do what the majority want because, sometimes what the majority want... Is it always fair to do what the majority want? 25/2/19
steadfast_moon, the news was from the BBC so I thought it was trustworthy and then Tiff said it... MY OPINION ON HOW TO REDUCE KNIFE CRIME IN THE UK 22/2/19
Thank you so much!!!! Thought Leader announced! 22/2/19
No, I don't believe everything I see on the news owing to the fact that, it is estimated that... Is everything on the internet true? 21/2/19
I disagree with this idea, owing to the fact that, if a 'suspect' attends a knife awareness... BREAKING NEWS: new strategies to tackle knife crime 20/2/19
A large majority of people will NOT be a victim of violent crime. In England and Wales, four in... Why do you think violent crime is increasing? 20/2/19
Hi Olivia! I just have one minor thing to say. It's fine if you don't approve of it.... Weekly Competition #22 20/2/19
In 2014, 14.5% of people in Scotland were victims of crime. This is the lowest number of... Knife Crime: is there a solution? 20/2/19
https://www.police.uk/search/?next=policing%3Aforce%3Apcc%3Aindex This website tells you the... Is the whole uk dangerous? 19/2/19
Teenagers who were no longer schooling contributed another 1.6 percent or 2,665 cases of crime.... are parents to blame 19/2/19
Violence in the media can influence young people and can cause them to act aggressively. A study... Reasons on youth crime 19/2/19
-The Victim- The victim could be effected mentally and physically. They could be effected... How does crime affect people? 19/2/19
Link: https://libguides.uwf.edu/c.php?g=609513&p=4274530 To avoid a fake news story you should... How the Media Takes Advantage of Violent Crime 19/2/19
Some criminal trials are televised. Judge Judy, ring a bell? Should criminal trials be televised? 19/2/19
Link:... Should guns be legal in the uk? 19/2/19
The most recent official statistics on police recorded crime show there were 1.3 million violent... Why is violent crime increasing ? 19/2/19
A witness may not be helpful because they can, at any time, refuse to answer a question in... Witnesses: What can they do? 19/2/19
Okay, so i'm wrong. But I found out that this graphs shows the number of violent crimes... MY OPINION ON HOW TO REDUCE KNIFE CRIME IN THE UK 19/2/19
steadfast_moon, this was a great post! However, I have some things to say... 'gangs are... MY OPINION ON HOW TO REDUCE KNIFE CRIME IN THE UK 19/2/19
For lots of young people, being part of a gang makes them feel part of a family so they might... Why do people join gangs? 19/2/19
For lots of young people, being part of a gang makes them feel part of a family so they might... Why do people join gangs? 18/2/19
Who will support the UK in hardships if we leave the EU? Do you have any questions about Brexit for a Member of Parliament? 18/2/19
The police should be trusted in view of the fact that, Peel's Metropolitan Police Act in 1829... Can we trust the police ???? 18/2/19
People may carry knives because: it makes them feel big, they think they'll earn respect and the... Why do young people carry knifes? 18/2/19
''At the SVRU we treat violence like it's a disease and if you want to cure a disease the most... Your questions answered by Co-Deputy Director of the Scottish Violence Reduction Unit 18/2/19
Guns were banned after the Dunblane school massacre in 1996 with the exception of Northern... Should guns be legal in the uk? 18/2/19
I like that you did yours as a story. poem 18/2/19
People can find out about violent crime in different ways: the news, through school, or they... Should children be informed of violent crime? 18/2/19
B) More Public Places like youth clubs and community centers I chose B, owing to the fact... Weekly Competition #22 17/2/19
Amazing pics as woodpecker flies with a weasel on it's... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Dally the horse riding dog https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/38104941 This headline made me... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Meet the dogs with human look a likes https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/45475626 this made me... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Westminster: Dog show Beautiful pets light up New... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Thanks for the star Crime is the reality... BUT WE CAN CHANGE THAT 14/2/19
''I was bullied'': Jeff Kinney https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/37948174 This 'headline'... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Mars rover Opportunity stayed on Mars for 15 years! This headline made me smile because... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
A medieval sword has been found in a sewer in... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
The part about writing the songs is good, not the medical condition. Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Music helped me get through the tough times This girl has a rare medical condition called... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Why do animals have tails? https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/45374312 I think a lot of us have... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Ride the rapids with Louie the canoeist This headline made me smile because Louie is very... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Cyclists tackle amazing downhill city race https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47210752 This... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Meet the world's biggest student choir https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47245197 This headline... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Paw-some pup sees snow https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/42188875 This headline made me smile (... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Animals that love the snow This headline made me smile because they're having just as much... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Animals in love https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47240472 This headline made me smile because... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Duchess wants to raise awareness of kids' mental health This headline made me smile because... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Five trailblazing women in science This headline made me happy because they are inspiring... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Kitten and puppy become best friends This headline made me happy because they were both... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Evidence of rare cat-sized dinosaur discovered This headline is great because it means that... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Cute Cheetah cub and puppy make friends at the... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Cookie Monster: Could he be your next internet idol? This headline made me smile because what... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Lake District aims to get 'Dark sky' status Many people have heard of the lake district for... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Disney Aladdin trailer released This makes me happy because I love the movie Aladdin and it's... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Grace's Diary: What's it like living with anxiety? This headline makes me happy because this... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
using an app Crime is the reality... BUT WE CAN CHANGE THAT 14/2/19
We made it ourselves Crime is the reality... BUT WE CAN CHANGE THAT 14/2/19
Whats the story behind chinese new year? This made me smile because people should know the true... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Wow. Full stop. Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
3-D printed robot taught itself to skate! This headline made me smile because a robot is... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Attenborough's battle to save butterflies This made me smile because, Sir David Attenborough... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Sharenting: Holly Willoughby and Robbie Williams against the... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Ghost Apples https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47222907 This was interesting to look at as... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
A surprise Visit From some Penguins Annie (who is 92 years old) lives in a care home and it... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
How one village celebrates Chinese New Year with a difference Because its the year of the... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Glasses: are they cool or nerdy This headline made me smile because it helps people find their... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
How are roads named? https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/43232044 This headline made me smile... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
'How drawing helped me to talk about my feelings' This made me smile because people are showing... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Gambling: New rules to protect you from betting ads This made me happy because people are... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Dinosaur: Incredible spiky-necked dinosaur discovered https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47133658... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
World Radio Day 2019: Five times radio changed the... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Wildlife photographer of the year https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47211678 This put a smile on... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Hugh Jackman announces that the Greatest Showman is opening the... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Rare black leopard finally caught on camera https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47222913 This put... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
The first trailer for Frozen 2 is out! One of the things that I've anticipated ever since I was... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Stars show us their 'just stood on LEGO' faces https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47159854 This... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
Most of my links have gone wrong... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
The Croiffle link is wrong. Sorry. :( Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
I don't think that the comment about 500 words is necessarily 'news' ( again ). But I've decided... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
500 Words 2019 This put a smile on my face because it's one of the biggest writing competitions... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
Croiffle https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/news/watch_newsround This headline made me smile... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
I really like the poem. Writing your Final piece? TOP TIPS! 12/2/19
A good place to find positive news stories is on BBC Newsround. Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
How is this good news????? Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
Harry Potter will be back, says Daniel Radcliffe... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
Doctor Who's Jodie Whittaker was told to change her look So, this 'headline' isn't exactly... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
Young Arias to celebrate youth... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
New Barbie has a wheelchair and prosthetic limb https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/47182894 This... Weekly Competition #21 12/2/19
Wow. So much good news. Weekly Competition #21 11/2/19
New York pet fashion show: Diva dogs in amazing... Weekly Competition #21 11/2/19
Women in Science Day: Meet these amazing Scientists Making a... Weekly Competition #21 11/2/19
That made me smile as well! That's great news! Weekly Competition #21 11/2/19
Kids On a Mission to Ban Plastic Straws https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/42986579 In the UK we... Weekly Competition #21 10/2/19
Thanks for the mention. : ) Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? Part 2 09/2/19
Disney: Girl asks why movie Princess never wear... Weekly Competition #21 09/2/19
If a serious violent crime happened in 2010 ( say someone was murdered ) and the police didn't... Weekly Competition #20 04/2/19
It's here!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 01/2/19
Criminals decide to commit a crime, for the reason that they might be in an environment which... The Ever Increasing Issue: Violent Crime 30/1/19
It's nearly here!!!!!!!!!! BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 30/1/19
The police force could be getting taken over by technology because there are a lot more speed... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 29/1/19
Witnesses could be helpful in a crime scene because they saw the actions of the criminal and the... Witnesses: What can they do? 29/1/19
E) To put people off committing crime (deterrence) I think that people get punished because of... Weekly competition #19 29/1/19
The media might want crime to end because almost everyone is worried about it and how it effects... Does The Media Want Violent Crime To End? 19/1/19
I think the news only focus on negative stories because they might want to warn people about up... Does The Media Want Violent Crime To End? 19/1/19
Does the headline have to be real? Weekly Competition #18 19/1/19
Some people might be in a gang because they don't want to become a victim of one. Also, everyone... why do young people want to join gangs ? 18/1/19
Criminals could be made because knife crime comes up on the media, so people could have an... Going into detail... Part 1: Are criminals born or made? 17/1/19
I'd like to add to my comment: Crime will never stop but it will always be decreasing. Should the Media talk about gangs and people in them? 17/1/19
The media talk about gangs and violent crime because that's their job! They have to have that... Should the Media talk about gangs and people in them? 17/1/19
Some of the people who would miss out in safer lending are bankers. This is because, the bankers... Why should the Bank of England choose safer lending ? 22/12/18
Your money is safe. It can not be safe with them. Do you trust the banks? Weekly Competition #14 10/12/18
Claire, I think that wages should reflect on training,degrees and diplomas etc. Because that... Are parents wages fare. 30/11/18
Why would footballers get that much money? That's not fair at all. Firefighters have to risk... Are parents wages fare. 30/11/18
You've also got to remember that parents have to pay tax to the government. Are parents wages fare. 30/11/18
Parents wages are fair, but really it depends on what kind of job they have. For example the... Are parents wages fare. 30/11/18
scepticism... Take the skills-based personality quiz! 30/11/18
If there were no financial crisis I think that everyone would start to take advantage of money.... What Would Happen If There Was No Financial Crisis? 29/11/18
The financial crisis would have effected schools because, since everyone was losing money, the... Do you think that the financial crisis affected schools? 27/11/18
I believe that it's the individual bankers's fault, because when you think about it, it can't... Individual bankers, or their bosses? 27/11/18
Monday 26th November 2023 It was 2022 and another financial crisis had occurred. Just like... The financial crisis discussed differently 26/11/18
I believe that saving money is a good idea because it allows you to save up for a larger item... What are the benefits of: saving, spending and investing money ? 26/11/18
I've an opinion on the answer to the question:Will we always have cash and coins to pay for... Quiz time! What have you learnt so far? 25/11/18
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------... Quiz time! What have you learnt so far? 25/11/18
---------------------------------------- I understand what your... Which is important - Money or Pocket Money? 25/11/18
B) No more notes or coins from 2019 I am septic about this headline because, ever since 5000... Weekly Competition #12 25/11/18
Make a budget First of all I would make a budget so that we would have more money for the more... what action would you take if there were to be anouther financial crisis 21/11/18
One positive of the financial crisis is that , because of how many people were effected by it,... Effects of the Financial Crisis 21/11/18
Money could be a good thing because without it we might not be where we are now. The... How do you look at money? Good or bad? 21/11/18
Notes could be better than coins because they're worth more than coins, so you can buy a lot... Coins or notes? 19/11/18
My final opinion, considering both sides, is that adults should give children pocket money. Why do kids/people want pocket money? 19/11/18
I believe that pocket money is like practise for children. Because most of our parents give us... Which is important - Money or Pocket Money? 18/11/18
Adults may want to give their children pocket money, because they might want to teach their... Why do kids/people want pocket money? 18/11/18
Polite independence , that was my reply to someone else's comment . It wasn't my entry. Weekly Competition #11 16/11/18
I think some advantages of depending on money are that you can use it to do some things that you... Is money ruining our world? 16/11/18
The desert island Last week you won't believe what happend.I was on a desert island . It was... Weekly Competition #11 16/11/18
Money would be a useful thing to have if you had somewhere to spend it. If there were a few... Weekly Competition #11 16/11/18
Today many people are obsessed with money ; however, if you deeply think about it , way before... Is money ruining our world? 15/11/18