Category: Politics & Current Affairs
Human trafficking laws and the façade of protecting womxn
Their freedom is being heavily restricted, and their rights are being violated, all under the guise of protecting them.
The COVID Generation: The Defining Moment for Gen Z
A fundamental worry for Gen Z is the repercussions COVID-19 will have on their future prosperity.
What happens when all this is over?
Alexandra Zalokosta is a Greek third year Medicine student. She is passionate about climate justice, women’s issues and empowerment, and art in all forms. She strongly believes in the power of knowledge and political discourse. Currently Alexandra is serving as the Environmental Impact & Health Current Event Reporter of The Clandestine. [Featured Image: Crayon drawing…
The European Union: United in diversity or in cowardice?
The European community seems blind to this crime against humanity in some situations
Democracy in Peril: How far is too Far in the Name of Collective Security?
The revolting injustice of the whole situation seems to be a consensus amongst many politicians and further isolates the government from any political allies and support.
The Small Town-Feminist Chronicles pt. IV: The Gender-Equalists
Whilst patriarchal oppression is the default state many female small-town residents unconsciously accept and internalise, there are also shining examples of women this system has failed to intimidate.
The Small Town-Feminist Chronicles pt. III: (Un)Learning by Doing
Increasing the student’s encounter with feminist ideas on a textual level is great, but is unlikely to be effective on its own,
The Small Town-Feminist Chronicles Pt. II: The Patriarchal Status Quo
The incapacity of self-criticism conforms to the patriarchal, heteronormative system that community members have been spoon-fed since birth.
The Small Town-Feminist Chronicles pt. I: Introduction
This reality is not the global status quo, but a city-centric phenomenon that has yet to reach local communities of small towns and villages like my hometown.
Forced sterilization and the dictatorship over our wombs
As long as practices like forced sterilization take place, equality between genders is a complete myth.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Legacy; United States v. Virginia
Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a cultural icon.
Social Media and Class Performativity
Class, and all that intersects with it, is not something which can or should be co-opted as an aesthetic for social media content.