20 of Your Burning Brexit Questions Answered

Who is Jeremy Corbyn?

Jeremy Corbyn is the leader of the UK Labour Party, and has promised to stay on as leader until a democratic vote removes him from power, even though 43 of his MPs have already resigned in protest over his poor leadership. He has remained defiant throughout the Brexit fallout, even though he is the subject of an upcoming no-confidence vote by his own party.

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Ms Jane Campbell / Shutterstock.com

Who is Jo Cox?

Jo Cox was a young Labour MP who was tragically shot and killed by one of her constituents while at an event promoting the Remain campaign. Her killer is a man who claims to have shot her to protect British sovereignty. She was the first MP to have been killed while serving her country since MP Ian Gow was killed by the IRA in 1990.

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Ms Jane Campbell / Shutterstock.com

Who is Nigel Farage and what is UKIP?

Nigel Farage is the head of the UK Independence Party, also known as UKIP. UKIP is a minority party within the British Parliament, but one that has had a loud voice throughout the Brexit campaign. It’s a Eurosceptic party, and has long questioned whether or not the EU should have any control over British affairs at all.

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Why You Should Travel While You’re Still Young

If you’re worried about embarking on a travel adventure and wondering whether it’ll negatively affect your life, the simple answer is “no, it won’t.” In fact, when you stop to take a closer look at it, the benefits considerably outweigh the risks. While in the past it may have looked like a frivolous undertaking, nowadays it’s considered a character-defining experience. If you have the chance to travel now, take it without thinking as your future-self will be forever grateful for the lessons, friends, and memories you will make.

Most Intense Long-Distance Marathons (Not for the Faint of Heart)

For those among us who love a challenge, these long-distance marathons and outdoor challenges are activities that can only be attempted after years of training, with the right gear, and only by those who are mentally ready to undergo such a feat. Here are some of the most intense and challenging marathons in the world.

Cultured Palate: Dishes from South Africa

South Africa’s incredible biodiversity and rich cultural heritage has given it a unique cuisine unlike any other place on Earth. There are visible influences from the Dutch, German, French, and Cape Malay colonizers, as well as indigenous dishes that have been passed down for generations. If you’re spending your next holiday in South Africa, here are some amazing dishes you must try.