The Kim K effect on body image

I've been thinking about body image a lot, specifically about what the taste makers would like us to aspire to, all of the photo-shopping and the reality of what we really look like… I’m not going to say too much about the body type that’s in fashion. We all know that it points to Kim …

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A fabulous and modern musical adaptation of a Greek Classic

Last week I went to see a play at the National Theatre in Waterloo courtesy of Helen’s List. It was an amazing and immersive performance, I watched a tragic love story unfold and felt swept in it despite knowing the ending. The casting of this play was sublime, genuinely. Featuring one of the most diverse …

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Racism isn’t over; I didn’t stutter.

I repeat: Racism isn't dead. Instead we have its slicker cousin, cultural appropriation. Now let me preface by saying this; I understand that racism as whole is a complicated concept that stems from slavery, Western culture & in my opinion a lack of human respect. Racism is an emotive issue, it is largely ingrained in …

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