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George Floyd Mural
George FloydThe teen who recorded George Floyd’s murder won a Pulitzer Prize
Pride projection, Bulgaria’s parliament building, Sofia
prideBulgarian LGBTQ+ activists push back against far-right attacks on Pride
pride home
LGBTQ+The gross, grim irony of the UK Home Office’s Pride rebrand
Paxton Smith valedictorian speech on Texas abortion rights
TexasThis Texas teen’s striking valedictorian speech on abortion is going viral
Roman Protasevich
Roman ProtasevichRoman Protasevich on Nexta and his part in the Belarusian uprising
London’s Free Palestine protest 30
Sally RooneySally Rooney, Nan Goldin, and more back letter calling for a free Palestine
Nadia Whittome
LabourThe UK’s youngest MP Nadia Whittome’s mental health break is bold and brave
London’s inaugural Trans Pride 17
LGBTQ+The UK government won’t legally recognise non-binary as a gender identity
London’s Free Palestine protest 26
PalestineAn estimated 180,000 people joined London’s latest pro-Palestine protest
Palestinians celebrate ceasefire
PalestinePalestinians take to the streets to celebrate Israel-Gaza ceasefire
Conversations From Calais
refugeeThis UK billboard campaign aims to re-humanise the refugee crisis
Palestinians reclaiming public spaces
PalestineWatch Palestinians reclaim public spaces with joyous music in the streets
Portraits of Palestinian youth, Active Stills
PalestineIt’s not a ‘conflict’: how to talk about Palestine
LGBTQ+ protesters vogue in Colombia
LGBTQ+LGBTQ+ protesters vogue through the streets of Colombia
pride london trans protest 5
transActivists respond to the reduced fee for Gender Recognition Certificates
FKA twigs, Dazed Autumn/Winter 2016
FKA TwigsFKA twigs, Sisters Uncut & more sign letter against criminalising sex work
Extinction Rebellion protest, Barclays, Canary Wharf
Extinction RebellionExtinction Rebellion protesters arrested for breaking glass in bank protest
GHB
drugsReclassifying GHB is a ‘pointless distraction’, say experts
Thulam Saravanan promises free trips to the moon
IndiaThis wild election manifesto promises free trips to the moon
Anti-Asian hate protest
AtlantaA list of anti-Asian hate resources and organisations to support
Sarah Everard protests vigil
misogynyMisogyny is now a hate crime – but will it make any difference?
LGBTQ+ Pride flag
LGBTQ+Why hasn’t the UK banned conversion therapy yet?
Sarah Everard protests vigil
Sexual abuseCops out of clubs: why more police powers in cultural spaces is concerning
Sarah Everard vigil, Clapham Common
activismSarah Everard vigil sparks clashes between police and mourners