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It’s worth saving our small regional languages

Originally published on King’s College London Alumni blog The EU currently boasts 24 official languages, but the European community is also home to numerous regional languages, from Sicilian to Silesian, Gaelic to Basque. Often pushed to the sidelines, some have even been threatened with extinction. But recent efforts within local communities across Europe mean that […]

Compassion Fatigue: Are current affairs harming your mental health?

Originally published on Selfish Darling on 6 February 2020. Does checking the news nowadays leave you feeling overwhelmed and hopeless? Maybe you’ve hit an emotional wall, where you feel you have no more energy for all the negativity – so you can either block it out or break under the pressure. If you feel like you’ve […]