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RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Rats The Rusical
Film & TVDrag Race UK’s unhinged Rats: The Rusical sees underdogs rise up
RuPaul Drag Race UK Season 2 Episode 1
Film & TVDrag Race UK’s brutal first episode sets up a stunning, shocking series
Long Covid
Life & Culture‘It’s like my body isn’t mine anymore’: My experience of long Covid
Celebrity culture 2020 Gal Gadot Kim Kardashian
Life & CultureDid 2020 kill celebrity culture?
Charli XCX quarantine diary
MusicCharli XCX writes her final diary of 2020 for Dazed
Jesy Nelson is leaving Little Mix
MusicJesy Nelson’s departure from Little Mix is a victory for her, not trolls
TikTok cultural report
Life & CultureHow TikTok ruled culture in 2020 and ushered in a new creative class
Elliot Page
Life & CultureElliot Page perfectly captures what it means to be trans in 2020
maddie ziegler
Film & TVAn actually autistic person responds to Sia’s controversial new film Music
Miley Cyrus MTV Backyard Sessions
MusicHow Miley Cyrus became pop’s biggest maverick
Charli D’Amelio
Science & TechCharli D’Amelio faced the internet’s harshest critics and won
Mary Wollstonecraft’s statue
Art & PhotographyMary Wollstonecraft’s statue shouldn’t represent womanhood past or present
King Krule in the Montague Arms
PoliticsRetraining for apocalypse: we can’t afford to lose the arts to the Tories
A Scanner Darkly
Film & TVTimes are bleak for the film industry – cinemas need a lifeline to survive
Lil Peep by Marc de Groot
MusicRevisiting Hellboy, the mixtape that captured Lil Peep’s breakout energy
Jacob Blake
PoliticsThe Jacob Blake shooting and the long road to Black lives really mattering
education
PoliticsThe A-level algorithm chaos reveals society’s racist, classist biases
Russell Brand’s analysis of “WAP”
Music5 brief thoughts on Russell Brand’s ‘feminist’ analysis of ‘WAP’
The UK’s first socially distanced gig looks absolutely awful
MusicThe UK’s first socially distanced gig looks absolutely awful
DJ name changes
MusicDJs changing their problematic artist names isn’t a fix for industry racism
Rishi Sunak economy budget coronavirus
PoliticsLet them eat Nando’s: how Rishi Sunak’s budget exploits the young and poor
I May Destroy You Kwame 2
Film & TVI May Destroy You’s Kwame honours the Black British gay male experience
Monomass influence report
Life & CultureRead Dazed Media’s trend report on the future of youth culture
Fill in the Blanks group
PoliticsWhy we’re fighting to get colonialism taught in British schools