Think Pieces

Opinion

Should we be giving more or less of ourselves to the internet?

The pandemic has driven our lives even further online – but it's become no clearer where we should draw the line.
Joanna Kyte
10.5.20
Opinion

Why art schools must become less corporate and more radical again

With no access to studios, vital resources or physical degree shows, this year's graduates are frustrated. But, pandemic aside, many believe the problems art students are facing have been mounting for years.
Eilidh Duffy
9.7.20
Fashion

The queer and dirrty history of chaps

The assless icon has had a long and controversial life in fashion.
Tom George
8.4.20
Opinion

Nigeria’s queer history told by those who lived through it

Queer Nigerians are under attack from its government, but in the shadows, their vibrant existence – once ignored by the powers that be – lives on.
Vincent Desmond
7.29.20
Opinion

Let's be real, who doesn't love a himbo?

A sweet, uncomplicated heartthrob? We simply have to stan.
Nathan Ma
7.7.20
Opinion

This is how we can tackle anti-blackness in the South Asian community

Activists and organisers weigh in on how to root out the deep-seated colourism and harmful anti-Black ideals that pervade the South Asian community today.
Tahmina Begum
7.1.20
Opinion

Black people shouldn’t have to save white lives to earn their respect

With our deification of key workers, the trope of the noble, deserving minority risks undermining the wider struggle for justice.
Raifa Rafiq
6.25.20
Opinion

The future of Pride does not involve police

When Pride marches return to streets post-lockdown, we have to reevaluate the role of the police in their design.
Jason Okundaye
6.4.20
Opinion

What it’s like to be sharing a polyamorous home during lockdown

Love in the time of coronavirus is tough enough for two. Adding a third or fourth romantic partner to the quarantine equation only makes life more complicated.
Abby Moss
4.28.20
Opinion

Nicole Richie is the world’s greatest satirist

Unlike many of her contemporaries, Nicole Richie is capable of parodying the world that birthed her whilst still partaking in the very constructs she is ridiculing.
Alim Kheraj
4.13.20
Opinion

Tony Britts: Who was the BBC fitness instructor?

The 80s aerobics instructor has become a quarantine home workout hit.
Jason Okundaye
4.9.20
Opinion

The toxicity of the gay male glo-up

Often masked as promoting 'wellness', ugly duckling-to-swan narratives are wreaking havoc on the self-esteem of young gay men today.
Otamere Guobadia
4.7.20
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