Politics

News

Beyoncé wants you to vote “like our life depends on it”

The winner of BET’s Humanitarian of the Year Award 2020 used her speech to push for Americans to head to the polls.
Douglas Greenwood
4 days ago
News

The Trump campaign is saying that TikTok teens didn’t mess with his rally

Sure, Jan.
Jenna Mahale
6.23.20
Opinion

This is why you should join a union

The UK government's coronavirus exit plan put working class people at risk. Here, youth MP and activist Athian Akec argues why now, more than ever, we need to unite to support each other through trade unions.
Athian Akec
5.12.20
Music

Brazilian drag superstar Pabllo Vittar is the antidote to 2020

The pop icon on the importance of fun, her love of anime, and the political drive behind her career.
Jake Hall
4.17.20
Politics

Zarah Sultana is shaking up left wing politics

Youth activist Athian Akec sits down with the trailblazing 26-year-old MP holding the Tories to account.
Athian Akec
4.15.20
Politics

When this pandemic is over, it's time to dismantle capitalism

Sooner or later we will have a vaccine for the disease. At that point, reflection ends and action begins, says Nathalie Olah.
Nathalie Olah
4.6.20
Culture

Creative and worried about cash during coronavirus? You’re not alone

“What are we meant to do for the next 11 weeks while we wait for these crisis grants? Where is the rent freeze?”
Douglas Greenwood
3.30.20
Opinion

For so many in the UK, this lockdown is inherently political

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed countless weaknesses in the state and the injustices hidden from the privileged. 17-year-old inner city activist Athian Akec calls for change and action.
Athian Akec
3.25.20
Culture

6 ways to stay civically and politically engaged during a pandemic

We’ve all found ourselves with more time on our hands and how we use that time matters.
Jazmin Kay
Hannah Zimmerman
3.19.20
Culture

"There's a lot of rage in my work": The young poets writing as a form of resistance

In our divided political times, poetry, as both a tool of political protest and a means of building community, is more popular than ever.
James Patterson
3.10.20
Opinion

The points-based migration system risks killing the UK fashion industry

By cutting off access to young EU workers, the government is severing a lifeline for British fashion.
Mahoro Seward
3.10.20
Culture

The Museum of Neoliberalism is the tribute to Thatcher we all deserve

Inside the exhibition satirising the terrors of modern, capitalist Britain.
Eilidh Duffy
2.13.20
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