All posts tagged power

Refugees and Dehuminisation: The Art of Jimmy Engineer

1993, 34,361, 3,915; three numbers that represent stark and odorous truths about our society. The first, 1993, tells us when the refugee boats trips began; the second, 34,361, is the […]

You’ve got Red on Ya

Red like Dorothy’s sparkling shoes that take her to a place like no other. Red, like that scarlet coloured biro in your pen holder. Red, like Frida Kahlo’s lips in […]

Lush, Lawfulness and Lost Freedom: The Dystopian Novel and the Importance of Dissent

‘PAID TO LIE’, ‘#SPYCOPS’. These words, which could be found in many Lush stores across the country, have certainly caused a stir amongst the British public. Their campaign, which sought […]

The Issue of ‘Fast Fashion’

Increasingly, people appear to be striving to live a more ethical existence. The #PassOnPlastic movement has swept the nation, and the growing awareness of the realities behind the meat and […]

Queen Mary @ the Tate

Queen Mary University is a firm believer in the radical power of art to change the world, as well as in the values of diversity, inclusion and community engagement. That […]

‘The Squash’ at the Tate Britain

No this exhibition is not inspired around squash as in the sport, or as in the Robinson’s fruit juice, but rather squash as in the vegetable. Quite frankly it is […]

Book Review: Chomsky’s How The World Works

It’s been a long time since the early days of anarchist thought, and I find, quite disappointingly, that it is often misunderstood, misrepresented, or just not known about at all. […]

Women’s History Month at Threadneedle Bar

Who run the world? Girls. (yes I did just start my article by quoting Beyoncé!) In recognition of this, and to celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day on […]

Make up, Make up, Never Ever Break up

Make up, make up, never ever break up. Contrary to what many of you will be thinking, this title refers to our relationship with ourselves. Although it’s a cliché, happiness […]