Tag Archives: Activism

Jordie Paul Smith – We Don’t Want Superiors

Jordie being creative in Doncaster

Throughout secondary school, getting out of Doncaster was the main, sometimes only, thing on my mind.  I knew the kind of work I wanted scarcely existed here and I felt like I couldn’t be my “true authentic self” due to the shame I felt. I dreamed of escaping; that way I’d never have to tell …

Give Her Flowers

Olivia crouches, smiling and holding her toddler

Olivia Jones explores the tradition of giving flowers on International Women’s Day. International Women’s Day has been celebrated for over a century globally; it observes the duality of  women’s achievements whilst continuing their fight for equality. Over the years, the day has been  commemorated with protests, competitions, donations and traditions. In Italy they celebrate the …