Bertie Brandes

feminism

How to Write a Best-Selling Feminist Book

With all these empowering books on the literary market, two millennial girl bosses are sharing their guide to bringing modern feminism to the masses.
Hannah Ewens
Bertie Brandes
11.22.18
tabloids

The Sun Took ClickBait to an Absurd, Morbid New Level

You won’t BELIEVE what this tabloid did to chip away at the legitimacy of the press!
Bertie Brandes
7.20.17
Literalism

The Obsessive Pedantry of the Global Right Is So Fucking Dumb

From the Supreme Court to Paul Joseph Watson, "literalism" has become the dominant ideology of halfwits who think dictionary definitions are everything.
Bertie Brandes
4.6.17
The Daily Mail

Why You Shouldn't Let the 'Daily Mail' Get You Down

Don't let the paper overwhelm you with its skewed vision of reality.
Bertie Brandes
3.28.17
Art

A Top Designer Explains Why She's Leaving Fashion Week Behind

Claire Barrow has moved sideways, from straight up fashion into art and performance.
Bertie Brandes
2.16.17
2016

Some of the Most Terrible People from the Internet in 2016

Between the Alt-Right Sis and the vlogger's boyfriend, it's been a particularly dire year online.
Bertie Brandes
12.29.16
Stuff

2016: When the World Fucks You and Leaves

And all the ways we're going to get fucked next year.
Bertie Brandes
12.14.16
Photo

Check Out 'Images of Power', an Exhibition That Makes Powerful People Look Silly

We interviewed the curators holding up a lens to the powerful.
Bertie Brandes
9.2.16
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Which Female Tory Leadership Candidate Is the Best Choice for Feminists?

Only one of these two heroes can go on to run the country after being elected by a tiny Conservative elite. But who will ascend to Hillary Clinton levels of YOU GO GIRL!?
Bertie Brandes
7.6.16
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

A Selfish Feminist's View on the Brexit

The EU isn't perfect, but it's way better on women's rights than our disgraceful government.
Bertie Brandes
6.22.16
Stuff

Everyone You're Going to Meet at Notting Hill Carnival

From cool poshos to uncool poshos, through the gropers and entrepreneurs.
Bertie Brandes
8.27.15
Stuff

It's Time for Women to Rethink Naked Protests

At a recent protest against the Pamplona bull run, a British woman used her boobs to draw attention to animal rights. But when the cause is totally unrelated to gender equality, is getting your nipples out actually counter-productive?
Bertie Brandes
7.9.15
0111