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the earthwise issue

what is the answer to fashion's waste problem?

As Burberry, Stella McCartney, and H&M pledge to help eliminate plastic pollution, we look back to The Earthwise Issue, in which Osman Ahmed asked: How can fashion find a new route to sustainability?
Osman Ahmed

what constantly worrying about money does to your mental health

Behind the smoke screen of outrageous money diaries and upscaled Instagram shots, financial difficulties are seriously harming young people.
Cristiana Bedei
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we can all do better with ghosting

Do we need to accept it as part of dating now, or does something need to change?
Nick Levine
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selfishness in the age of self-care

Are we canceling plans, retreating from friends, and avoiding real problems under the guise of ‘self-care’?
Cristiana Bedei
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we’re addicted to notifications, likes, and follower counts. so what now?

Withholding ‘likes’ and then releasing them en masse is just one sinister tactic employed social media platforms to increase our addiction. Do we need to take heed of Kanye's advice and eradicate follower numbers and likes altogether?
Claudia Paterson
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keanu forever: why keanu reeves is perfect

We’ll never stop loving you, Keanu.
Philippa Snow

are dad sneakers over?

And are we all bored of ugly fashion now?
Felix Petty
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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
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welcome to the era of celebrities interviewing celebrities

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

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

how injectables lost their stigma

It seems like altering yourself through cosmetic procedures isn't that big a deal anymore.
Ally Cheble
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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