All posts tagged race

Words and mental health: In order to break stigmas do we have to change our vocabulary?

“You’re so mental.” “You went mad mate.” Words, they’re a tricky thing. There’s the old saying “sticks and stones may break my bones but words cannot hurt me.” With most […]

Feminism and Immigration.

Thousands of children are being detained at the US-Mexico border. The travel ban initiated by Trump last year has been ruled constitutional by the United States Supreme Court, barring entry […]

Appropriation or Appreciation? Cultural Sensitivity in Fashion

With festival season already being in full swing and Kim Kardashian hitting the headlines once again for adopting her controversial braided hairstyle, now is the perfect time to talk about […]

Is there finally royal representation?

There has been a lot of discussion surrounding the recent Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.  Before and after it’s televisation on the 19th of May 2018 everything […]

In Defence of Black Panther: Why Social Significance Can Sometimes Outweigh Cinematic Value

It’s a fickle thing, this cinema business. It finds itself trying to bring joy to millions of people, during a volcanic period of social injustice and cultural re-evaluation. How can […]

TEDx UCL Women: women inspiring women

TEDx UCL Women was hosted at Queen Mary this year and held in the Great Hall in People’s Palace. It was a jam-packed day of inspirational talks, broken up by […]

Victoria Park and East London’s Contradictions

Victoria Park is a potent symbol of East London’s many contradictions, straddling the fluid border between South Hackney and Tower Hamlets. Here you can see impossibly expensive townhouses, staring down […]

Why The Doctor Can Be Anyone, Especially a Female.

When I first started editing the film section of CUB Magazine – almost a year ago now, when Britain was in the EU, America did not have a carrot cake […]

Fenty x Puma: Rihanna’s Cool Kids

The singer, recent recipient of Harvard’s Humanitarian of the Year and all around fearless woman, has just launched her Fenty x Puma Fall 2017 Collection. The theme of the collection […]