When reading opinion articles, it is always interesting and useful to know a little background about the author who wrote the particular piece. So here are the various writers who contribute articles regularly, with a little information about who they are and where they come from.

Daniel Macmillen

17 years old, Russian and British


“To be hopeful in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also                                     of compassion, sacrifice, courage and  kindness.” – Howard Zinn

Julian Modiano

18 years old, Italian


I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can’t see from the                                         center.” – Kurt Vonnegut

more on Julian Modiano →

Jack Pickering

17 years old, British


“In these matters the only certainty is that nothing is certain” – Pliny the Elder

more on Jack Pickering →

Logan Christie

17 years old, United States


“Fear the time when man will not suffer and die for a concept, for this one quality is the foundation of man, and this one quality is man,                                           distinctive in the universe.” – John Steinbeck

more on Logan Christie →

Matthew Beebee

17 years old, British


“The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways: the point is to change it.” – Karl Marx

more on Matthew Beebee →

Tanya Neufeld

18 years old, Columbian, Argentine, United States


“Tomorrow we will run faster, stretch our arms farther…And one fine
morning–so we beat on, boats against the current, borne back                                             ceaselessly into the past.”
 – F. Scott Fitzgerald

more on Tanya Neufeld →

Deepi Virk

17 years old, British and Indian


“You see things; and you say, ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say, ‘Why not?’” – George Bernard Shaw

more on Deepi Virk →


Simrat Kaur / 19 years old / Norwegian and Indian 

Submissions by Simrat Kaur →

Simrat’s family is originally from India, but she was born in Norway and has lived there her entire life. She considers herself extremely lucky because she lives in a country that has been rated world’s most peaceful. 

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