The Feminist Killjoy Gift Guide – There’s something for every feminist here!
This is not what feminism looks like – if you don’t practice what you preach you certainly can’t wear the t-shirt.
A look at how media writes women of colour – Victoria Law writes for bitch media
Yes Geldof, they do indeed know that it is Christmas – Many Africans say the 1980s charity hit is a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
‘There are no buts when it comes to women’s humanity’ – Lindy West writes
Transgender Day of Remembrance: Those we’ve lost in 2014 – Although we do need to remember & honour the dead, we need to spend a lot more time focusing on the living so that this stops happening.
Ferguson Defence Fund – If you can donate, please do.
Black in America cartoon – Things black people can’t do that white people do without even thinking about it.
Parliament’s failure to outlaw revenge evictions is yet another setback for renters, landlords, and democracy – Revenge evictions are frighteningly common & there is still no law to stop them from happening.
The pain of the watermelon joke – A very personal account about why some jokes can be so painful.
‘My partner raped me, and I was the one prosecuted’ – Our justice system is so far from being just.
How I sanitized the feminist outrage over the Montreal massacre – brings to mind the words of Margaret Atwood: ‘Men are afraid women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them’
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Anti-racist movements in France are challenging both the state and the traditional left, writes Selma Oumari
As education becomes increasingly authoritarian, the battle against racist educational enclosure policies is one the left cannot afford to lose, argues Jessica Perera
Alethea Warrington describes how the fossil fuels industry hopes to change its image but not its practice
Ndella Diouf Paye writes about her experiences working as a carer for a private company
Politicians, the state, and the market have failed to come to terms with Covid-19. Can 'people power' navigate a way out of the crisis? K Biswas introduces the TNI Covid Capitalism Report
Oli Carter-Esdale explores the weaponisation of the pint and asks: where next for the hospitality sector?