Racism

  • People

    “Meghan Markle vs Kate Middleton: the dark subtext to the tabloid headlines”

    Our culture has long been obsessed with pitting women against one another. It’s boring, and it has to stop.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    This is why Beyoncé’s 2018 Halloween costume was so important

    She paid tribute to one of the greatest athletes of all time – who risks fading from memory

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
    Published
  • People

    Why Brazil’s new president is an even more terrifying prospect than Trump

    He’s openly misogynistic, homophobic and racist, and poses a major threat to the environment

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • People

    There was "banter", says Philip Green, as he rejects abuse claims

    The retail tycoon says he is the one being harassed

    Posted by
    Anna Brech
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  • Life

    Philip Green named as UK businessman at heart of major sexual harassment scandal

    He tried to silence the allegations against him by using NDAs and press injunctions

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
    Published
  • High jumper Alice Coachman was the first black woman to win a gold medal at the Olympic Games in 1948.
    Visible Women

    The incredible true story of the first black woman to win gold at the Olympics

    Alice Coachman made history at the 1948 Olympic Games – but her hometown’s white mayor still refused to shake her hand.

    Posted by
    Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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  • Altheia Jones-LeCointe | Black Panther, Mangrove Nine member, inspiration
    Visible Women

    “Remembering Altheia Jones-LeCointe, the UK’s forgotten civil rights activist”

    Writer Danielle Dash on why she will forever be inspired by the radical and courageous Dr Jones-LeCointe.

    Posted by
    Danielle Dash
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  • Visible Women

    How this woman started the first black ballet company in the UK

    Cassa Pancho talks us through her working day, from morning latte to lights out

    Posted by
    Hannah Keegan
    Published
  • Life

    In defence of Friends

    “It might be cool to hate on the classic sitcom - but it was surprisingly progressive for its time"

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • Life

    JK Rowling defends casting decision of Nagini in the new Fantastic Beasts movie

    JK Rowling just confirmed the character's origins story. But some fans aren’t happy

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
    Published