Author Archives: Asia Cossu

The Double Standards of the Domestic Violence Debate

Asia Cossu discusses the allegations of domestic abuse surrounding Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, and suggests that the recently leaked audio clips which talk about Heard’s abusive actions have sparked a much needed debate about domestic violence towards men.

The “Virus Crisis” as Viewed by an Insider

“There was no way I could have prepared myself for a virus outbreak, how could anyone have known?” Asia Cossu, a Durham student currently on a year abroad in China, describes her experience of living in the in the province with the second most confirmed cases of Coronavirus, and suggests that the reality is different to what has been shown in the media.