"i’ve seen the systemic causes of knife crime unfold before my eyes" - youth mp athian akec
The 16-year-old student and Camden Youth MP writes for i-D about why the government's new campaign is a coldhearted response to knife crime when the root causes, austerity and racist policy, prevail.
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how much drag race is too much drag race?
As the UK line up is announced, following the confirmation of All Stars 5 and a twelfth season, viewer fatigue is well and truly setting in. Maybe you can have too much of a good thing.
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do our post-breakup coping techniques actually help?
Throwing ourselves into exercise, sex, astrology and our jobs may seem like the best course of action, but some say they can do more harm than good.
straightness is dead. gen z killed it
As Love Island’s Curtis refuses to submit to the labels pushed upon him, isn't it about time we admitted sexuality is a spectrum, and straight up heteronormativity is an outdated concept?
not having a best friend might actually be better for your mental health
A recent study found that 30% of millennials don't have a best friend. But maybe we're all happier without one?
how do you tell the difference between gaslighting and just being a dick?
A look at the complicated grey area between the two.
8chan was briefly taken offline - it should have stayed that way
After it was linked to another mass shooting this weekend, even the site’s creator has said it “does no good for the world”.
instagram "sesh" accounts: harmless fun or something more sinister?
A look at the modern phenomenon of accounts like Ketflix and Pills and The Sesh Realm.
racism is the root cause of our climate crisis
Jamie Margolin, co-founder of the youth-led climate crisis fighting organisation Zero Hour, breaks down the importance of understanding this, so we can avoid making the same mistakes.
what's the difference between feeling yourself and pathological narcissism?
In an age of self-love and promotion, it can be hard to distinguish the two.
how sexiness and softness transformed paris menswear
Designers of the French capital, both new and old, are swapping broad shoulders and masculine suiting for thongs and skimpy towel skirts.
here's why everyone who's anyone is wearing vintage thierry mugler
From Naomi Campbell to Cardi B, a new retrospective looks at the lasting impact of the French designer's revolutionary work.