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“Growing up I never had a princess that looked like me, now I can get an action doll with cornrows!”: an interview with Letitia Wright

Emily Zinkin got to see Black Panther star Letitia Wright, who plays Wakandan royalty and tech genius Shuri, in interview at London Comicon

Emily Zinkin // 18 September 2018

Categories: Culture and Media, Features, Interviews

Singing out loud

Singer/songwriter Emma Back has created a sophisticated debut album that holds up a mirror to the world. She talks to Cazz Blase about songwriting, singing and activism

Cazz Blase // 18 August 2018

Categories: Activism, Culture and Media, Features, Feminism, Interviews, Music

“Just like Ibiza in the 1990s”: Welcome to Love Island for the over 30s

Emma Kernahan pitches follow-up series to Love Island, full of new hot and exciting contestants

Emma Kernahan // 16 August 2018

Categories: Culture and Media, Features

What being ghosted taught me about female friendship

Katie Bishop on how ghosting impacts us outside romantic relationships

Katie Bishop // 5 June 2018

Categories: Sex and Relationships

Echoes of Section 28

30 years after the Local Government Act 1988 was passed, D H Kelly describes what it was like to grow up under Section 28 and notices uncanny echoes in modern day transphobia

D H Kelly // 29 May 2018

Categories: Education, Features, Politics and Current Affairs, Sex and Relationships

Say it loud, sing it loud

Victoria Bailey meets Cassie Fox of music promoters Loud Women, a group dedicated to supporting women in music

Victoria Bailey // 25 May 2018

Categories: Activism, Culture and Media, Features, Feminism, Herstory, Interviews, Music

Blindfold

Wedaeli Chibelushi meets musician Marie Naffah whose project Blindfold provides a platform for blind and partially sighted musicians and their experiences

Wedaeli Chibelushi // 19 May 2018

Categories: Culture and Media, Family, Features, Music

The mental health impacts of an intimate partner abuse court case

The criminal justice system must do more to support victims of crime argues Sophia Cooke

Sophia Cooke // 12 May 2018

Categories: Features, Sex and Relationships, Violence

Why the fight to end harassment outside abortion clinics has only just begun

Eve Veglio-White, on behalf of Sister Supporter, talks about progress made – and the work that still needs to be done

Eve Veglio-White // 11 May 2018

Categories: Activism, Street harassment

“I will never, ever stop asking for trans people to be treated with basic dignity”

Joanna Whitehead speaks to the inimitable activist Paris Lees about feminism, class and how trans rights are human rights

Joanna Whitehead // 12 April 2018

Categories: Activism, Class, Culture and Media, Features, Interviews, Politics and Current Affairs, Stereotypes, Violence

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