Opinion

Film

30 years later, this film remains a powerful portrait of black queer love

Against a backdrop of AIDS crisis fear-mongering, ‘Tongues Untied’ explored intimacy, love and desire as the behaviours which governed black gay men's lives.
Jason Okundaye
5 hours ago
Opinion

how do we make sure diversity isn’t just a trend?

We investigate the issues raised in the wake of the Business of Fashion-Kerby Jean-Raymond scandal.
Willy Ndatira
10.10.19
Culture

when your body is treated by men as if it's a house to be lived in

Read an extract from 'Soft Fruit in the Sun' by Oliver Zarandi, a new anthology best described as 'tender body-horror'.
Oliver Zarandi
10.8.19
Opinion

why we need more sober safe spaces for marginalised communities

If we want to get serious about intersectional mental health, we first have to create more sober spaces for QTIBPOC.
Aisha Mirza
10.8.19
Opinion

millennial pink is over! long live flame scarlet

We need to paint the world red more than ever.
Kyle MacNeill
10.2.19
Opinion

is the uk ready for drag race?

Prepare yourself for niche 'Eastenders' references, because they are a-comin'.
Roisin Lanigan
10.1.19
Opinion

what bella thorne's porno tells us about the dichotomy of celebrity sexuality

The former Disney actress has directed her first porno.
Philippa Snow
10.1.19
Opinion

the seven types of fashion student: where are they now?

A year on from graduation, we catch up with The Monk, The Party Boy and the rest of the cohort.
Mahoro Seward
9.30.19
Fashion

how fashion is embracing ecosexuality

Fashion has long been inspired by nature and sex, but can an industry so damaging to the environment ever be truly ecosexual?
Sophie Wilson
9.30.19
Opinion

how butch/femme subcultures allow gay women to thrive

Whether reclaiming femininity from the male gaze or rejecting feminine gender norms by embracing butch, the subculture is intrinsically radical: it empowers lesbians to renounce patriarchal standards of beauty.
Megan Christopher
9.25.19
Opinion

what studying abroad can do to your mental health

It's sold as wall-to-wall fun and freedom, but students can feel they've been left high and dry when the reality doesn't match up.
Kirstie Sutherland
9.24.19
Opinion

how selfies destroy our self-esteem

In their new book 'Mixed Feelings: Exploring Modern Life and the Internet, One Discussion at a Time', journalist Sarah Raphael and model Naomi Shimada break down what social media is really doing to our self-worth.
Sarah Raphael
9.19.19
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