About the author: Alex Petropoulos is a writer with Young Voices. He has previously written for City AM and Reaction. You can follow him on Twitter @AlexTPet.
More info: Alex has a MEng in Discrete Mathematics from the University of Warwick. He spent his time at university running toxicity-free online spaces for thousands of students. His commentary has appeared on BBC CWR, BBC Oxford, Heart and Capital Midlands, ITV Central and LBC News.