Shout-Up is the new campaign to stamp out sexual harassment in bars and clubs around Newcastle. But can it really make a difference? Continue reading Stand Up Meets Shout-Up! – The New Initiative Tackling Sexual Harassment in Bars and Clubs
Remain will never see success if they expect the people who have suffered most under austerity to vote for the Lib Dems. Continue reading Remainers – Where Were You?
Mary Beard wants us to care about her tears, but what about the harm caused by the superiority of white academics? Continue reading Mary Beard and the Culture of ‘Me’
Meet one of the young campaigners fighting against Brexit… Madeleina Kay is a difficult woman to track down. But it’s no wonder – the 23 year old activist better known for her stint as ‘EU Supergirl’ seems to exist in a whirlwind of protesting, interviews and creative pursuits. Madeleina first came to many people’s notice after she made headlines in October 2017 when she was … Continue reading Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s EU Supergirl!
Time to embrace criticism and call outs. We owe it to the franchises we love. Continue reading Why We’ve Got to Call Out our Faves
We can’t always depend on hope to make things better. Continue reading What About When There Is No Hope?
Forget Andromeda. It’s the second instalment of the original Mass Effect trilogy that matters right now. Continue reading Mass Effect 2 Has Never Been More Relevant
Scepticism has broken out online after President Donald Trump announced this morning that he was cancelling his February visit to the UK. Continue reading Donald Trump cancels UK visit amid internet mockery
Rowling’s statement, while inadequate, was the result of more and more fans calling her out. Continue reading Rowling’s statement shows that activist pressure works
The idea that university should allow those who preach hate is absurd – the government won’t back down on terrorism, so why support bigotry? Continue reading Universities Are Supposed To Be Safe Spaces