Ruchira Sharma

generation rent

We Analysed Passive-Aggressive Flatmate Group Chats

A relationships expert told us what was going on in some of the deeply awkward screenshots we were sent.
Ruchira Sharma
6.14.18
Holi

Why 'Holi-Inspired' Paint Throwing Parties Make Me Queasy

Holi is a religious festival in India, but recently it's become an "experience" for Westerners.
Ruchira Sharma
3.7.18
RACISM

Here Is Every Time I've Encountered 'Hipster Racism'

An employee of Lena Dunham's used the term when she announced she was resigning
Ruchira Sharma
11.22.17
relationships

Love Jihad: Sikh Parents' Fear of Their Children Dating Muslims

Seventy years after the partition of India, Islamophobia is still common among British Sikhs and Hindus. Often it's left unspoken, but rears its head when it comes to interfaith relationships.
Ruchira Sharma
8.10.17
Question Of The Day

What's the Shortest Amount of Time You've Spent in a Job?

Anthony Scaramucci's calling ten days... any advance on ten days?
Patrick Heardman
Ruchira Sharma
8.1.17
herpes

Would You Get Herpes from Usher for $1 Million?

What say you, people of London.
Ruchira Sharma
Patrick Heardman
7.20.17
pride

We Spoke to Older LGBTQ People About Life Before Pride

On the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offenses Act 1967, we spoke to volunteers from Opening Doors London about what life was like before the groundbreaking Act.
Ruchira Sharma
7.7.17
THE ENVIRONMENT

Fish Becoming 'Intersex' Because of Flushed Contraceptive Pills

Which doesn't sound great!
Ruchira Sharma
7.3.17
Important Protests

Teenage Boys in England Are Wearing Skirts to School to Protest Their Uniform

They're not allowed to wear shorts, so they're wearing skirts instead.
Ruchira Sharma
6.22.17
Finsbury Park Attack

Why Finsbury Park Wasn't Immediately Called a 'Terror Attack'

Let's clear up some confusion.
Ruchira Sharma
6.19.17
Weed

Good News for People Who Smoke Their Weed with Tobacco

And a little bit of bad news too, because you can't have it all.
Ruchira Sharma
5.31.17