Social Issues

Why are we so bad at talking about family illness?

When Tim found out about her mum's cancer, she felt paralysed.
Arts/Culture / Film / Social Issues / / Tim Lo

Why your jokes about sweets giving you diabetes aren’t funny

Lily’s here to update your misconceptions and explains why your jokes about diabetes are seriously pissing her off.
Social Issues / / Lily Konteh

A Crash Course in the Wonderful World of Spike Lee

Don’t know where to start with Spike Lee’s films?

Five TV Shows I Love That Promote Inclusivity and Compassion

Sumaya explores how TV shows have helped her learn more than just how not to have a social life So...

Unpacking Single-Use Plastics with Bristol Marine Biologist Libby Bowles

Joseph unwraps the truth behind our addiction to the plastics that are choking our oceans

The ‘N-word’ – just don’t say it

Are you a white person that raps along to the 'N-word'? Zia doesn't think that's ok
Social Issues / / Zia Holloway

Why I Chose Sobriety at University

One student's journey from serial wreck-head to cold turkey
Social Issues / / Jessica Blakeway

A Spoonful of Sugar Dating

Shannon spills the secrets of sugar daddies and their sugar babies
Social Issues / / Shannon Reynolds

Talking Princess & The Hustler: insight, industry and imposter syndrome

Kudzai Sitima and Emily Burnett of Princess & the Hustler offer advice to aspiring young actors

Talking Princess & the Hustler: blackness, beauty and British stories

Kudzai and Emily discuss colourism, activism and the importance of telling black British stories