Last weekend’s public displays of resistance against the rise of right-wing populism were heartening but Lee Williscroft-Ferris argues that more sustained action is necessary.Read more "Sustained intersectional resistance can defeat the forces of right-wing populism"
Jonathan Boniface deconstructs the notion of ‘Generation Snowflake’, exposing it as a hypocritical nonsense, mired in privilege.Read more "We’re all ‘Generation Snowflake’, but who cares anyway?"
In the latest piece on the Julie Bindel controversy, guest writer and trans woman, Debbie Hayton, explains why she believes Bindel should be given a platform.Read more "I’m a trans woman and I believe Julie Bindel should be heard"
For this month’s theme of Book Club, Dónal Murray-Ferris reviews A Good Hiding, a story full of deep secrets and the forging of an unlikely friendship. Set in Belfast, Northern Ireland it explores hard topics including sexuality, teen pregnancy and domestic abuse set against the backdrop of a city known for it’s difficult history.Read more "Book Review: A Good Hiding"
For this month’s theme of Book Club, Lois Shearing reviews second anthology The Fire Eater’s Lover, which celebrates all things related to performance. Whether its getting up on stage, dressing up for a night out, or seducing a lover, The Fire Eater’s Lover heaves with the beauty of all the rituals and tribulations of everyday life.Read more "Review: The Fire Eater’s Lover by Sophia Blackwell"
After two years of waiting, trans people have finally been added to the Memorandum of Understanding on conversion therapy, an issue which Karen Pollock has been following.Read more "The slow sands of time; UK trans population finally protected from conversion therapy"
Guest writer, Lewis Henshall, looks at last week’s political events through the lens of his and other LGBTQ+ people’s personal experiences.Read more "Conservatives ruling the streets causes problems between the sheets"
As the Conservative Party have once again blocked moves for schools to teach an inclusive approach to sex and relationships, Stephanie and Karen examine the issue and what can be done now.Read more "Queerbate: how do we deliver SRE in schools?"
Tory MPs this week blocked an amendment to the Children and Social Work Bill to make lessons on inclusive SRE mandatory in all schools. Annette Pryce discusses the ramifications.Read more "The Tories need a lesson in Sex Ed"
In a personal post guest writer Kimberley Hills explores how the musican Halsey inspires her as a bi woman of colourRead more "An unabashed ode to Halsey"