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10.17.19

Climate Change Protester Dressed as Broccoli Gets Arrested, Becomes a Hero

On Sunday, the suit-and-tie wearing, floret-headed gentleman was handcuffed by three officers during an Extinction Rebellion protest.

10.2.19

Vegan Says That She's 'Poisoned for Life' After Accidentally Being Served Sausage Roll

Sharleen Ndugo says that she's never returning to Greggs, not after being "traumatized for life" by a mixup with her order.

9.13.19

100 Easy Ways to Make the World Better for Trans People

Trans women are women. This is not up for debate—so don’t try to.

8.22.19

Study Finds India Has The Most Unhealthy Packaged Food in The World

An analysis of over 400,000 food and drink products found that the U.K., U.S., and Australia had the healthiest packaged food whereas China and Chile scored poorly.

8.9.19

Never-Before-Seen Images of London's Punk Scene

"I wasn’t a punk. I was an art school rebel documenting the scene."

6.8.19

I Tried a Few of Those New Viagra Subscriptions to See If They Work

Like Netflix or Amazon Prime, men can now subscribe to online services offering performance enhancing medication. But are they any good?

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6.5.19

An Afternoon of Rich People, Celebrities, and Super-Yachts at the London Boat Show

Scenes from an event so posh that the dude who played the Earl of Grantham on "Downton Abbey" was posing for pictures by wrapping himself in a British flag.

5.31.19

I Went to a Nudist Festival for Millennials

To find out what young people get out of being naked.

5.20.19

These Eco-Warriors Want to End the 'Death Sentence' of Climate Change in India

The global movement of Extinction Rebellion is here in India. But will people even care?

5.15.19

These Queer People Wrote Love Letters to Their Younger Selves

Photographer Heather Glazzard asked LGBTQ people from the UK to pen notes to their teenage selves.

5.15.19

These Artists Are Rejecting Lazy Stereotypes About Muslim Women

London-based art collective Muslim Sisterhood want to “represent ‘normal’ Muslim girls who aren’t bloggers, fashionistas or Bake Off winners.”

5.10.19

Scientists Want to Inspire Public Conversations About Death

A new installation at a London shopping mall aims to make conversations about our mortality more commonplace.

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