Social Issues

The Peculiar Privilege of Learning Where You Come From

Naomi reflects on her experiences of being white-passing and mixed-race
Social Issues / / Naomi Samra

Coronavirus and my grandmother’s late-stage dementia

Ella recently recently moved back to my home with her grandma Gladys. Here's how her family are managing the lockdown
Social Issues / / Ella Hambly

Black Photography Commission: Portraits and Multiculturalism

Oona Chanfi explores the theme of multiculturalism and identity through her portraits.
Art / Bristol / Social Issues / / Rife Editor

Are You Scared Yet?: a film about walking alone as a woman

Mabel's short film shows what it's like to be hyper-vigilant as a woman walking the city solo
Bristol / Film / Social Issues / / Mabel Wynne

Wellness, Better Health and Me

Rosie explores our complicated collective relationship with being 'healthy'
Social Issues / / Rosie McCabe

Black Photography Commission: Black Lives Matter

Manoel Bolutife Akure’s striking photography series captures the historic Bristol BLM protest in June.
Bristol / History / Social Issues / / Rife Editor

COVID-19: how will it change our cities and societies?

Milo delves into the ways he predicts COVID-19 might make us see ourselves and our favourite places differently
Social Issues / / Milo Bullock

Why I set up a nature camp for BAME young people

Mya-Rose (aka Birdgirl) tells us why she's passionate about running wildlife camps for inner-city teenagers
Bristol / Lifestyle / Social Issues / / Mya-Rose Craig

The scandal of state-sponsored age discrimination

Rosie asks why she's paid less than her older co-workers when she puts in just as much effort
Social Issues / / Rosie Neville

Why are antidepressants still taboo in millennial mental health?

While everyone's happy to chat about self-care and mindfulness, no-one wants to talk about medication
Social Issues / / Sarah Nabi