Amelia Abraham

Ink Spots

'Foul Play' Is the True-Crime Magazine Made by Women

The zine seeks to satiate our fascination with real-life murders without resorting to sensationalism.
Amelia Abraham
3.8.18
#metoo

For Some Victims, Talking About Their Rape Online Is the Most Accessible Form of Justice

Let down by a system that can punish victims, many are seeing a public shaming as expedited punishment.
Amelia Abraham
11.13.17
Nightlife

The Highs and Lows of Clubbing With a Physical Disability

People with disabilities want to have just as fun of a night out as everyone else, but 40 percent of venues in the UK don't even have handicap bathrooms.
Amelia Abraham
8.14.17
crime

The Strange Case of the Innocents Who Confessed to Murders They Didn’t Commit

In 1974, six innocent people mysteriously admitted to a double homicide they had nothing to do with. Each had fallen victim to the same strange psychological syndrome.
Amelia Abraham
8.11.17
News

How the Moms of Extremists Are Uniting Against ISIS

A mother who lost her son in Syria tells us how she's trying to keep other families from suffering the same fate.
Amelia Abraham
11.14.16
Ink Spots

'Buffalo Zine' Makes Fancy Print Mags Funny Again

The latest issue of the print publication features seven unique covers that send up hokey fashion magazines of yesteryear, as well as a photo of a guy smoking weed out of a Miu Miu shoe.
Amelia Abraham
11.12.16
Stuff

What Makes a Bad Movie Good?

We talked to a curator for London's Barbican theater about a new season that pushes the boundaries of taste.
Amelia Abraham
11.1.16
Ink Spots

'Office' Magazine Is Full of Art, Fashion, and Magic City Strippers

"It doesn't matter whether you like it or not, just as long as you can't help having an opinion about it... That's 'Office.'"
Amelia Abraham
9.24.16
Stuff

A New Play Explores What It’s Like to Live with HIV

It's a very modern look at an epidemic that is sometimes, mistakenly, thought of as a thing of the past.
Amelia Abraham
9.19.16
Stuff

The Feminist Porn Website Helping Sexual Assault Survivors Reclaim Their Bodies

How do you get your sex life back when sex has been used as a weapon against you?
Amelia Abraham
6.15.16
Stuff

Herstory Is Instagram’s Finest Lesbian Account

'I became obsessed with reading, watching, and looking for lesbian images.'
Amelia Abraham
6.9.16
Culture

​How Gay Culture Shaped the Modern World

There's a long-established conspiracy theory that underground gay networks are secretly plotting to fuck things up for everyone.
Amelia Abraham
4.27.16
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