Life

The DM That Changed My Life: A Facebook Message from My Former Best Friend

E. and I hadn't spoken to each other since we were teenagers.
Hannah Ewens
1.14.20
Fill Me In

Facetune and Fillers: Meet the New, Evolved 'Instagram Face'

Why are women with facial filler still editing their faces in photos with Facetune and similar apps?
Hannah Ewens
1.10.20
exercise

Every Type of Woman You See in the Gym

From the extremely hench older ladies to the Instagram Gym Babies, now is the season to play Where's Wally at your local PureGym.
Hannah Ewens
Lauren O'Neill
Emma Garland
1.7.20
christmas

What the Christmas Gifts You Bought Say About You

Goodhood voucher? Personalised wine coaster? A gift says nothing about the receiver but everything about the giver.
Hannah Ewens
Lauren O'Neill
12.24.19
Film

The Rehabilitation of Shia LaBeouf

Written by the misunderstood actor, ‘Honey Boy’ finally provides the context and turnaround moment for his public image.
Hannah Ewens
12.18.19
feminism

The Strange Decade In Online Feminism

Young women on the internet transformed feminism beyond recognition in the 2010s. Not all the changes felt beneficial, either.
Hannah Ewens
12.18.19
feminism

Why Aren't Feminist Celebrities Talking About the Election?

We asked 15 of the most otherwise vocal British singers, actors, authors, YouTubers and activists if they were endorsing a party. The results are telling.
Hannah Ewens
12.11.19
mental health

People's Grim Stories of Being Penalised for Taking Mental Health Sick Days

From faking physical illnesses to having in-depth honest chats with their manager, this is how people are navigating it.
Hannah Ewens
11.27.19
Weekly Review

Robbie Williams' "Bad Sharon" Is the Christmas Song of the Century

Our Weekly Review calls a roundtable on selective cuts from 'The Christmas Present' – an album of covers and originals only Robbie could pull off.
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Hannah Ewens
11.22.19
General Election 2019

I Had No Political Experience and Stood as an MP. Here's How

Every major party has made headlines over candidates' controversial views. An ex-Brexit Party hopeful tells all about the vetting process.
Hannah Ewens
11.20.19
SPIRITUALITY

Scam 'Healers' Are Targeting Online Spiritual Communities

When unregulated healers offer their services online, they tend to draw in the cash-poor, desperate and potentially vulnerable.
Hannah Ewens
11.15.19
best of the 2010s

My Chemical Romance Is the Artist of the Decade

The band dominated and influenced rock throughout the 2010s – even though they were inactive for most of the decade.
Hannah Ewens
11.14.19
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