Something More Than Okay

The onset of the pandemic and it’s resulting devastation has marred the year 2020 for many. Its effects have deeply harmed communities across countries, physically, economically and mentally. However, last year did not prepare me for the shellshock I was going to receive in 2021.  This year began with a lot of promise. I hadContinue reading “Something More Than Okay”

‘Rainbow capitalism’: Is Pride being commercialised?

On June 28th 1969, the police raided a popular gathering place for members of the LGBTQIA+ community at the Stonewall Inn in New York City’s Greenwich Village. They arrested the employees for selling liquor without a license and assaulted the patrons of the bar. Outside the club, onlookers were enraged. They started an uprising: throwingContinue reading “‘Rainbow capitalism’: Is Pride being commercialised?”