Women’s Work : The Feminisation of Unpaid Labour

‘He is the market, the demand. She is the supply’ – Charlotte Perkins Gilman In the current state of the world, the role of women is both crucial and exploitative. Women are weighted their entire lives with an ever-expanding list of rules and expectations: how to act, how to look, how to think… It’s anContinue reading “Women’s Work : The Feminisation of Unpaid Labour”

Thomas Sankara: The Upright Man

News recently broke that the former president of Burkina Faso, Blaise Compaoré, is to be tried for the murder of his presidential predecessor, Thomas Sankara. Over 30 years ago, on October 15th, 1987, Thomas Sankara was assassinated by an armed group during a coup d’état organized by his former colleague and friend, Compaoré. Sankara wasContinue reading “Thomas Sankara: The Upright Man”