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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
Straight Men Quite Simply Can’t Quit the Barbour Jacket
An explainer on "Heterosexual Male Fashion", with a bonus sociology professor perspective.
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.
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.