Become a contributor
Meet The Bielutines
Aug 13, 2017
A candle flickers to life, illuminating a crumbling grandiose apartment overhung with paintings and populated by an elderly couple. The air is that of...
Jinns in Islam – The Supernatural and the Unseen
Aug 12, 2017
Our Middle East Editor Aicha Zaa looks at the culture and beliefs behind Jinns in Islam, of superstition and spirits within the Arab culture...
In pursuit of decent work
Aug 3, 2017
Why do states make it so easy for corporations to exploit their populations? Penelope Kyritsis (oD): Can you start by telling us your name and...
Will robots take over the world? Robotics and Artificial Intelligence debate
Jul 9, 2017
Robots can do a lot for us: they can explore space or they can cut our toenails. But do advances in robotics and artificial...
Why are we becoming so narcissistic?
Jun 28, 2017
Olivia Remes (Cambridge Institute of Public Health) discusses the rise of individualism and social media, and how to tackle narcissism. The subject of narcissism has intrigued people...
Stockholm My Love Review
Jun 13, 2017
Watching Mark Cousins latest film Stockholm My Love I totally bought into Niheh Cherry essentially playing herself. Knowing that Cherry had a Swedish mother...
Modern Love – Internet Dating in Arab Culture
Jun 9, 2017
Our Middle East Editor Aicha Zaa looks at how attitudes to dating in certain Arab communities are evolving in contemporary society. Is this the generation...
Black Skin and Blue Passports
May 7, 2017
On December 14th, 2014, I attended a Black Lives Matter protest in Puerta del Sol, Madrid. The protest was in response to the killings...
Maneesh and Breaking Down Barriers
May 5, 2017
Manaeesh is one of the culinary delights you get to experience when living in the Middle East. It consists of soft white pita bread encasing...
Italian Street Food London
May 4, 2017
Just A Platform’s Concetta Colucci meets a fellow Pugliese who is bringing a slice of his home town in southern Italy to London. After 12...
Page 1 of 15
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Aug 14, 2017
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the world’s largest arts festival with over 40,000 performances and more than 2,500 shows packed into 250 venues across...
Philosophy Discussion Group London – Institut francais
May 17, 2017
Sigmar Polke Berlin Exhibition
May 15, 2017
Fara Music Festival
May 11, 2017
Just A Platform is a culture website set up to facilitate and promote diverse and independent writers around the world and inspire creativity and collaboration.
Engaging and Connecting with the Wider World
Great Living Artists – Lynch, Calle, Tuttle, de la Cruz
Dec 15, 2016
8 Cool Everday Design Products
Nov 23, 2016
Herencia – Windmills and the legend of Don Quixote
Nov 5, 2016
This work is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Become a contributor