Muse

Being Seen & On Our Own Terms

If you walked through my secondary school, you would find yourself wading through snow, a sea of white people with a person of colour showing up once in every one […]

Selling Out For Saudi Arabia

This is not a brand new thing, it has been happening for a while, and we need to call out all the influencers who have been hired to rehabilitate Saudi […]

She’s Not White, She’s Not Brown

I went to a majority white school, where there were probably five people of colour out of a year group of 200 students, and I was taught exclusively by white […]

Love At First Swipe?

The holiday season is supposed to be about spending time with family and loved ones, so why are so many people rushing to dating sites such as Tinder? It would […]

Why the phrase “boys will be boys” is so damaging

‘Urban Dictionary’ defines the phrase “boys will be boys” as an idiom that “feminists, in order to perpetuate their hatred of men and boys, have attempted to claim”, expanding that […]

Putting the Queens in Queen Mary: Why QM is for the girls.

Are you a girl unsure of which University to go to? Or a current student wondering if you made the right choice? As the majority of Queen Mary students are […]

Why I’m Scared of The Dark

Drenched in a cold sweat, I try to scream out ‘there’s somebody on top of me’, but I can’t move, speak, or breathe; all I can do is lay there […]

Breaking Boundaries: Women at Queen Mary. Episode One: Introducing Shamima Akter.

“How personal do you want this to be?” was one of the first questions that Shamima asked me before we started the interview. It caught me off guard because it […]

5 Television Shows To Awaken Your Inner Feminist

Recently, I started watching Dear White People and it made me think a lot about what feminism means to me. Broadly speaking, feminism refers to equality of the sexes, but […]