Many students take on unpaid work as a way of gaining relevant job experience, while sacrificing financial compensation. (Adapted: flickr/cswalken)
Many students take on unpaid work as a way of gaining relevant job experience, while sacrificing financial compensation. (Adapted: flickr/cswalken)

Working “For Experience” Isn’t Always a Bad Thing

Students should be paid for the work they do, but certain fields require them to spend an extended time working for free in order to gain experience or help grow their professional reputation. Many people feel this isn’t fair. Why should a person provide free labour just because they’re still earning their education? When trying... Continue Reading
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Pitbulls are not the Problem

Let me set some context for why I am writing this. My partner and I have recently adopted a dog, though he shall remain nameless for his own protection. From a veterinarians’ point of view, he is labelled a “Labrador retriever mix,” but to be perfectly honest I am not sure what he is. He... Continue Reading