Marta Parszeniew

End of the 2010s

The Story of the Incel Is the Story of the 2010s

In the last decade, ‘involuntary celibate’ has come to define a distinct kind of modern masculine rage and misogyny.
Dominique Sisley
2 days ago
End of the 2010s

Goodbye to the Influencer Decade, and Thanks for Nothing

Ten years ago, an unknown photo-sharing app called Instagram launched – and with it came a whole new breed of internet star.
Lauren O'Neill
3 days ago

The Instagram Accounts Celebrating Lesbian Style

Accounts like @dykeanotherday, @dykedigital and more are countering the stereotype that gay women only dress in flannel shirts and baggy jeans.
Daisy Schofield
Social Media

Your Instagram Stories Tell Your Followers More Than You Think

Another onslaught of screenshots from Spotify? We get that you like music. We like music too.
Daisy Jones
sex and relationships

A Definitive Guide to Getting Into Strap-Ons

Here's everything to consider, whether you're a young queer looking for new ways to have sex or just interested in pegging your bf.
Daisy Jones

Unpacking Our Childhood Obsession with Jacqueline Wilson

“I remember reading Lola Rose for the first time and there’s a whole description of a young mother giving birth. I read it five times over because I couldn’t believe it.”
Adam England
Save Yourselves

How to Have a Period Without Ruining the Planet

Tampons and pads all contain plastic, and generate more than 200,000 tonnes of waste per year. Here's what you can do about it.
Daisy Jones

Why People Are Boycotting One of the UK's Biggest Caribbean Food Brands

Over the past two years, videos and blog posts have surfaced online that call on Britain's Caribbean community to avoid buying Tropical Sun products.
Lucy Arup
mental health

The Sort of Parents ‘Generation Anxiety’ Will Grow Up to Be

How mental health intersects with our decision on whether or not to have kids in the future.
Biju Belinky

Straight Men Quite Simply Can’t Quit the Barbour Jacket

An explainer on "Heterosexual Male Fashion", with a bonus sociology professor perspective.
Louis Staples

Every Type of Person Who Watches Your Instagram Stories

We all post IG stories with an ulterior motive. Here are all the people that get caught in your sneaky little web.
Daisy Jones
Hannah Ewens

As a Youth Worker, Food Is My Secret Weapon

Everyone has an opinion about food. Everyone has a positive memory, fun story or emotional connection to a particular dish.
Ciaran Thapar