In the Eyes of Dolls: A British Revolution with Global Impact


Erin Kelly examines the unexpected spark that led to a British toy company’s bold decision to manufacture a line of dolls with disabilities.

I Want Respect: On Punk Music and Learning Disabilities

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Graham Phoenix attends the first night of a Punk Music Tour and discovers what inclusion for those with learning disabilities really means.

1996: Guyhood … the Early Years (Part 1)

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While you chewed your Betty Rubble vitamin, what else happened in 1996?

Don’t Say It’s Gay

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Can a pop singer and the British Parliament change how the word “gay” is used? Will Young hopes so.

Interpol Issues Global Security Alert


The international policing agency is urging countries around the world to show “increased vigilance,” following prison breakouts over the past month in nine countries, including Iraq, Libya and Pakistan.

British Officials May Consider Bill to Pardon Gay WWII Codebreaker Alan Turing Posthumously

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Officials within the British government have indicated they would support a bill to pardon the legendary World War II codebreaker Alan Turing posthumously.

Serie A Match Stopped Due to Racist Chant

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European football is plagued by violence and racism, an epidemic that seems to infect primarily young, unemployed men.

Sir Nicholas Winton: The Man Who Saved 669 Jewish Children From Hitler

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Sir Nicholas Winton has been called “one of the greatest humanitarians of out time,” for his heroic efforts to save the children of Czechoslovakia from Hitler’s Nazi invasion.

Foreign Nationals Abducted by Islamist Militants in Algeria

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Algerian officials state, “Contact with the site is extremely difficult, but we understand that armed individuals are still occupying the In Amenas operations site.”

Why Are Some People Calling For Piers Morgan to Be Deported?

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Petitions both for and against deporting the controversial talk show host are raising questions about who the U.S. Constitution applies to.

Culture: Black British Actors Aren’t Ghetto Enough For The BBC [@akilshohen]

Are Black people heading to auditions in England just too fancy for their own good?

Man Up & Do Your Own Laundry, Dude

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Jamie Reidy shares a story concerning his own baptism into the wonderful world of wash.