2PAC 4 PREZ

By Julia Milet  Murdered rapper Tupac Shakur is the subject of a new biopic to be released in June on what would have been his 46th birthday. All Eyez On Me by Benny Boom will cover his controversial joint careers as a rapper and producer, two decades after he was gunned down in Las Vegas. While he…

TRUMP, TWEETER IN CHIEF

PRINT VERSION FOR POPTICAL MAGAZINE – SEE BELOW FULL TEXT   By Julia Milet The Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump face-off was labelled the Twitter general election due to the record number election-related tweets. With almost two billion users on Facebook and nearly 320 million on Twitter, it follows that social media is at the…

SCAM ME IF YOU CAN

By Julia Milet Airline companies are facing some turbulence since the beginning of the year. Even though Ryanair’s traffic rose by 17 per cent this January, their 2016 pre-tax profit was lower than expected. Also, United Airlines and EasyJet recently came across some humanitarian conflicts. Not only they are being accused of mistreating their customers,…

Hackney the new Silicon Valley

By Julia Milet Talking about innovation, London has reached for the consecutive year the first place as being the most innovative city in the world “as vigorous economic growth and commercial real estate fundamentals are complemented by initiatives which are transforming the city’s transport and building on its unique strengths as a global education and…

Trainspotting: The Lads are Back

By Julia Milet (Posted on the 16th of April 2016) Who cares about Iron Man, Star Wars or Princess Diaries sequels seriously. You know they will be different from the original ones and you are going to criticise the new director, the characters and everybody’s going to be mad. HOWEVER, we do care about Trainspotting sequel. Ranked as…

God Save McQueen

By Julia Milet Lee McQueen, in a parallel world, was an ancient skinhead from London’s trashy suburbs, who used to draw and make princess dresses for his sisters. Now, he is known as Alexander, the name he chose in order to enter the aristocratic fashion industry. While his farther was convinced he was going to work…

Reading Through The Lines

By Julia Milet Studying design textile at Central Saint Martins, Marie Hazard is no ordinary student as also being a highly acclaimed young artist in Paris.  Marie Hazard is tall and impressive, almost intimidating. But her childish face, drawn by a shy smile, erases all the prejudices you might have at first sight. Marie is…