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Activism Politics

How Many Slaves Work For You? The Harsh Realities Of Western Fast Fashion & Modern Slave Labour

As the new generation of young people; Millenials, Gen Z’s and the ones to follow, we are known for our fast fashion and trends that come and go quicker than night turns into day. Whilst some of us dwell on the fact that we may not have the money and/or resources that’s required to stay …

Development Self Development

How To Utilise The Lunar Cycle To Enhance Productivity

The term Lunar cycle refers to the twenty nine days that it takes for the Moon to orbit the Earth. Every Lunar cycle can be broken down into eight different moon phases, which each hold meaning and significance regarding our behaviour, and our ability to problem solve and get things done. These eight Moon phases …

Relationships Self Development

These Five Things Will Improve All Of Your Relationships…

If you’ve never heard of the term love languages, I assure you it’s not pointless or as difficult to understand as one might think (it’s what I initially thought, don’t worry). In fact, it’s rather straight forward; you probably already know what your love language is without being aware- however, developing an understanding of them …

Activism Politics

Cyntoia Brown Has Been Granted Clemency- But What Has This Taught Us About The Judicial System?

In case you aren’t up-to date with the case of Cyntoia Brown, her story exposes the alarming reality that women, particularly black women, face at the hands of the judicial system. Her case sparked outrage across the world, and highlighted the significance of the #metoo and #blacklivesmatter movements, with people using social media platforms to plea for her freedom.

Development Self Development

Here’s Why Young Women Should Be Travelling More

Travelling is a part of life that many people dream of experiencing one day. However, it’s continuously depicted as either something unattainable for anyone in their youth, that requires bucket-loads of money, or something you can only do once you’ve retired and don’t have much else on your to-do list.

Activism Politics

The New Era Of Modern Sex Work Is More Popular Than You’d Think

Modern sex workers such as escorts, picture sellers and sugar babies are scorned and frowned upon by society for willingly taking part in such activities that ‘diminish a woman’s worth’, and allow her to behave in ways which are ‘unacceptable’ and ‘unladylike’. But why do we ridicule women and not the men who are responsible for funding the industry and sustaining it for centuries?

Activism Feminism Feminism 101

What Is White Feminism?

Many people do not realise that the term ‘feminism’ is broad- beneath the fighting for equal pay and paid maternity leave, there’s a much darker corner to female oppression that isn’t as frequently addressed. The reason why? It’s because these issues effect the minority groups of women. The women of colour, the women from lower incomes, the women with disabilities and the LGBTQ+ women who aren’t often given the platform to discuss their oppression.