Stand Up Magazine spoke to author and sensitivity reader, Claudie Arseneault, on the publishing industry’s battle with aromantic representation. Continue reading For the Love of Books, We Need Stories that Go Beyond Romance and Embrace Aromanticism
Hannah Parker reviews the newest addition to the current Marvel Cinematic Universe… FINALLY! A superhero film with a black character as the main superhero, surrounded by a majority black cast. Let’s be real, we can moan as much as we like about the fact that it’s taken too long, but instead let’s focus on the positive – it’s happened. And the world is more than … Continue reading REVIEW: Black Panther
It’s really not just another day, but a festival of trauma or companionship depending on who you are. Continue reading Why Valentine’s Day is Joy for some and Hell for others
In no particular order, we list our top 15 empowering women in TV shows and films of recent year. Continue reading Stand Up’s Top 15 Empowering Women on TV and in Films
F1 has finally gotten rid of grid girls after years of attention, but was it really the right move for equality? Continue reading Grid Girls Are Gone But What Does This Mean for F1?
Big Brother does epitomise the worst of society – but not in the way you might assume. Continue reading Big Brother’s Main Problem? The Public
Friends is on Netflix, which means lots of young people are watching it for the first time, but they aren’t happy… Continue reading Is the Uproar Towards Friends Justified?
We always hear, but “it’s the year x” whenever we argue why bigotry should be eradicated, but for every single year in every era prejudice and oppression have always been wrong. Continue reading Stop Saying ‘But it’s 2018’ – Bigotry is Thriving
The episode Arkangel laid bare the problems young people face when parents slip from caring, into controlling their children. Continue reading Black Mirror Shows Young People Should Be Trusted – Not Controlled
It’s that time of year again – gym adverts everywhere, pictures of running shoes all over social media and fad diets being shoved in our face everywhere we go, but what about our mental health? Continue reading January Fad Diets and Their Harmful Repercussions