Amy is a second year studying Chemistry at Lady Margaret Hall and an Opinion Editor for the Blue. In case one widely hated extracurricular wasn't enough, she also rows and plays lacrosse.
Opinion

Park life isn’t actually a problem

“The greatest risk is not from people innocently going to the parks, but that the media and officials lead the public to believe that lockdown laws are being so widely ignored that they do actually choose to disobey them in more damaging ways.”

Amy Sankey examines why the topic of park overcrowding is being overblown.

Current Affairs Opinion Science

Shouting doesn’t make you right: how the media misreport Covid

“The intersection of science and ideology engendered by the pandemic has presented novel (dare I say unprecedented) challenges for journalism; challenges which have arguably not been handled particularly well.”

Amy Sankey explores Covid misinformation and disinformation in the media.

Current Affairs Opinion

Private school suppliers fail at free meals

“The stark contrast between the wide choice of full, nutritious meals offered every lunchtime in private schools and the battered fruit and potatoes of the packages offered to struggling families reveals more than a company’s single-minded focus on the more profitable aspect of its business model.”

Amy Sankey explores Chartwells’s failure to supply adequate free school meals.