Today in 1977, Black consciousness movement leader Steve Biko was arrest at a roadblock outside King William’s Town and detained under section 6 of the South African Terrorism Act. Biko was held in prison for twenty-four days where he was interrogated, starved and beaten. His detention ended with his death from a massive brain injury on 12 September.
Captain Marvel is Marvel's first blockbuster with a female lead. Miriam Kent asks what we should make of it all these female superheroes taking over the big screen.
The treatment of Muslim women shows that French feminism has not shed some imperialist and racist practices, argues Malia Bouattia
When even Peers are rising up for reform, something’s in the air, writes Nancy Platts. Our movement should get behind it
Failure is not an option, writes Zoe Rasbash
The government played fast and lose with fundamental rights, endangering children's lives in the process, argues Anita Hassan.
They make the Hostile Environment even more hostile, writes Mishka