Simon Doherty

mental health

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder

"It doesn’t make you manipulative, in the same way that not having BPD doesn’t. Some people might be and some people might not be – like everyone."
Simon Doherty
5.16.19
Brexit

The DJs Fighting Against Brexit and for a People's Vote

We hear from the DJs and supporters calling for an alternative to Brexit beyond 'Theresa May's terrible deal' and 'no-deal panic.'
Simon Doherty
3.26.19
Save Yourselves

The Activists Going On 'Birth Strike' to Protest Climate Change

"I don't think it's an acceptable risk to bring children into the world – the likelihood of a safe future for them has to increase dramatically first."
Simon Doherty
3.13.19
Nightlife

MiNT Memories: Two Decades of Decadence in Leeds Draws to a Close

An obituary for an icon of Leeds nightlife.
Simon Doherty
2.25.19
Clubbing

2018 Was the Year Clubbers Turned Their Backs on Big Nightclubs

The unlicensed parties of London, Leeds and Paris offer greater security, freedom of expression and way better tunes
Simon Doherty
12.31.18
raves

The Legendary 'Cave Raves' of the Acid House Era

We spoke to "Steely D", the man who organised the free parties in the Lake District quarry, and Matt Stokes, the artist who studied them.
Simon Doherty
10.16.18
Photography

This Photographer Documented Three Couples Having Sex On Their Period

A chat with Nolwen Cifuentes about her stigma-challenging series.
Simon Doherty
8.21.18
sexual health

Sex Workers Can Teach You a Thing Or Two About Sexual Health

We asked some sex workers for their sexual health tips.
Simon Doherty
8.1.18
GENTRIFICATION

One London Street Vendor’s Defiant Stand Against Regeneration

Frank Wang has been selling coffee outside Bethnal Green station for 15 years, but his future is now in jeopardy.
Simon Doherty
6.29.18
politics

How Austerity Has Affected Our Psychological Wellbeing

Researchers have found that suicide rates have risen by 20 percent in the areas most affected by the Conservative party's austerity policies.
Simon Doherty
6.25.18
Tommy Robinson

The Incredibly Simple Reason We Shouldn't #FreeTommy

Triggered Tommy Robinson fans don't seem to understand that if you commit a crime, you have to deal with the punishment.
Simon Doherty
5.31.18
Photography

A Young Artist's Photos of Human Sexuality and Desire

Photographic artist Ellie English explores the value we put on intimacy by documenting non-monogamy.
Simon Doherty
5.8.18
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