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Culture

does 'the hills' have a place in 2018?

It was a pioneer of the scripted-reality format we’ve become so obsessed with. But how will it fair in a culture that’s ultimately outgrown it?
Yusuf Tamanna
8.29.18
Fashion

are dad trainers over?

And are we all bored of ugly fashion now?
Felix Petty
8.24.18
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what does changing social media use reveal about the shifting anxieties of gen z?

Does migration to self-deleting media and trigger-happy liking mean that Gen Z are less anxious than millennials?
Brian O'Flynn
8.22.18
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welcome to the era of celebrities interviewing celebrities

It’s not a good era, not gonna lie.
Roisin Lanigan
8.21.18
Fashion

why hip-hop loves craig green

When hip-hop, a genre still beholden to binary ideas of masculinity and heteronormativity, begins to embrace fashion that is a little more gentle, a little more tear-inducing, there's change afoot.
Ryan White
8.20.18
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here’s why sza’s plastic-free line could change the sustainable fashion game

The ethical fashion industry is in sore-need of a rebrand. Can stars like SZA be the ones to do it?
Jake Hall
8.20.18
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why this tweet about mental health services went viral

Going to A&E in the midst of a mental health crisis, writer Emily Reynolds was turned away with nothing more than a pamphlet. When she tweeted about the absurdly inadequate treatment, the response from others about similar experiences was overwhelming.
Emily Reynolds
8.14.18
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the importance of depicting “tucking” on screen for trans women

As the 2018 summer heat flares to record highs across the globe, the pressure to "tuck" explodes. For the first time, this simple act played out sensitively on screen in 'Pose'.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
8.9.18
Opinión

grindr has a new app to address discrimination

Grindr’s upcoming rebrand to ‘Kindr’ says “It’s time to play nice” -- but what can an app do to solve the epidemic of discrimination among gay men?
Yusuf Tamanna
8.8.18
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why is street harassment such a part of french culture?

As awareness grows around sexual harassment and assault, France needs to move away from its local, ingrained macho culture.
Alice Pfeiffer
8.6.18
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how can fashion be decolonised?

Fashion is peppered with colonial remnants and narratives. How can its history and current culture be rethought?
Alice Pfeiffer
7.30.18
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everyone you meet in a british heatwave

We wrote this before it got stormy.
Roisin Lanigan
7.30.18