The Platform is a comment site providing unique views from a variety of writers on current affairs, culture and beyond. It offers a range of challenging and alternative opinions from a range of spectrums.
Led solely by young people, The Platform is an open space for debate and discussion, as well as for constructive engagement with issues in an environment of mutual understanding.
Articles come from leading academics, specialists, journalists, and politicians, along with insightful contributions from young up-and-coming writers, generating an exchange of vibrant ideas.
Furthermore, The Platform is a comment site with a difference. Not merely a forum for commentary, it is led by a youthful team that aims to present a visionary objective and direction; one that seeks to assess the present and shape the future by espousing progression.
The aims of The Platform are:
Visionary and engaging articles are posted regularly from individuals throughout the UK and abroad. These facilitate an engagement with the wider world by helping to encourage and generate thought-provoking views and opinions on the pertinent issues of the day.
Zainab Rahim and L Amatullah
Politics & Society
Editor: Raashid Riza
Associate Editor: Anisa Ather
Editor: E Abuali
Associate Editor: A M Ramzy
Editor: A W Khan
Associate Editor: S U Ahmad
Editor: Thanzila Khatun
Associate Editor: Sarah Williams
Multimedia: Videos and Photography
Multimedia Editor: Raashid Riza
Photography Editor: Rukia Begum
Public Relations Manager
Social Media Coordinator
For comments, suggestions and to become a writer for us, please send an email to email@example.com, with ‘The Platform writer’ in the subject heading. Thank you.
The Platform is a project of the MCB Youth Affairs Committee, with full editorial independence. Please note that the views and opinions expressed on The Platform are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors or the MCB.
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