All posts tagged rights

Queer Voices on the Intersection of Queerness and Mental Health

TW: Queerphobia, Homophobia, Transphobia, Violence, Self-harm, Suicide, Hate crime, Mental illness, Mental health As we mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots this Pride month, it becomes important now […]

Abortion: My Body, My Right

As many of you are aware over the past week the hot topic has been surrounding the issue of abortion. Abortion is defined as ‘the ending of a pregnancy by […]

A beginners guide to Feminism

For some unknown reason the term ‘feminism’ has been tainted. What once described the belief that women deserve equal rights has transitioned into a dirty word connoting man-hating and radicalisation. […]

Q Divas – Celebrating Iconic Women in Music

Attention all women – in case you haven’t already heard, March is International Women’s Month and Friday the 8th of March is International Women’s Day. Both of these prove that women […]

The Importance of Lord Hain’s Actions For The #MeToo Movement.

I would like to begin this article by stating that the following contents in no way reflect my political standing, but simply state my views of the importance of Lord […]

He’s Coming Home: Domestic Abuse and the World Cup

When the World Cup began 3 weeks ago, an image started circulating on twitter that stood apart from the rest. It was not of a player or coach; it was […]

The ethics of medical data records – is sharing, caring? [1/2]

In contemporary society, as the surveillance state and ‘big brother’ watch us scuttle around in the city below, privacy becomes an ethical issue that is deserving of a spotlight. Whilst the ‘incognito’ tab […]

In the beginning

When I first heard of feminism, I thought it was about a group of aggressive, man hating women who thought that women were superior to men. Of course, I was […]

RECLAIM THE CITY

London is a city well-known for resembling a machine. We follow implicit social rules, and it can often feel as if you’re just part of a crowd being dictated to […]