Police Brutality Is An Issue In The UK Too

Police brutality against black people in the UK is a very real thing, although not discussed as much as the senseless and unjust killings and/or abuse of black citizens in the United States of America. We must recognize that this is not just a US Read More …

Why Is Theresa May Doing Deals With Despicable Misogynists?

Theresa May is not what a feminist looks like. After the results of the snap election came out seat by seat last night, it turns out that ‘strong and stable’ Theresa May was short of a majority. If you don’t understand the British electoral system Read More …

An Overview Of The Importance Of The June 8th, 2017 UK General Election

The United Kingdom’s general election is today, a snap election called by the Prime Minister, Theresa May. The reasons were supposedly being “Brexit and public services.” Of course, all elections are important, but I think this one is especially so as we have a real opposition Read More …

Makeup And Politics – Misogyny In The Political World

As absurd as it sounds right now, makeup and politics in the political world has to be discussed right now, especially the stigma towards women in it. Something in particular that has always perplexed me is the negativity towards a woman’s makeup, and how this generally Read More …

#GirlBoss: Sharmadean Reid Of WAH Nails

Sharmadean Reid MBE is the founder and CEO of WAH Nails, a beauty empire based in London. WAH started in 2005 as a zine focusing on street culture and feminism. It then developed into a blog and WAH power lunches; an opportunity for women to Read More …

Why We Need To Be Aware Of ‘The Rape Clause’

Photograph taken at a recent ‘Scrap The Rape Clause’ rally in Glasgow, Scotland. Recently the Conservative government in the UK passed a bill known as ‘the rape clause.’ This bill was passed without a parliamentary vote, and therefore has become law. The rape clause is Read More …

The Epidemic Of Historic Amnesia

Last week, Indian MP and author Dr. Shashi Tharoor spoke on Channel 4 News about the educational censoring of colonial history in British schools (interview here). Pupils in schools are not taught about Britain’s colonial past and the atrocities committed. The definition of colonialism is Read More …