Le Front National, France’s neo-Nazi nationalist party, didn’t spring up in a vacuum. Learn about the history of the right in France — and why their populist rhetoric doesn’t equate to supporting ordinary French people.
How did the Lib Dems go so wrong, so quickly? Philippa Willitts explores the rise and fall of liberal dreams in the UK.
Online comments can become a microcosm of populist sentiments, especially when issues like sex crimes are involved.
Far from being a cohesive event, the Women’s March on Washington is fractured by failures of intersectionality and infighting.
Healthcare is often one of the first things on the chopping block when a populist government takes power. That comes at a high price for citizens.
New year, new you? Fatphobic messaging fills the airwaves in January and it’s incredibly damaging.
What’s good, 2016? A slow change in attitudes means that there were some big wins for the LGBQT community, even in a year that had Orlando and HB2 in it.
At Christmas, the gap between the haves and the have nots feels especially acute.
In sneering at rape victims who experience PTSD, Piers Morgan dismissed their experiences and highlighted the entrenched nature of rape culture.
Ohio’s six-week abortion ban would be the harshest in the US if signed into law. It also displays a disturbing lack of compassion.