by Mayran Osman Hamda Issa-Salwe is the sales and creative coordinator at Bravado by day and a freelance music journalist at night. At Bravado she focuses on bringing in and creating special projects for UK rap and grime artists to appeal to urban consumers. In addition, her freelancing gig as a journalist has allowed her to interview celebrities such as Michael Dapaah, Charlie Sloth, and … Continue reading IN CONVERSATION WITH HAMDA ISSA-SALWE
#BeBoldForChange Today is the day that the world unites to commemorate the struggle for equality and to celebrate the wonderful achievements of women socially, politically, economically and culturally. This International Women’s Day, tell women around you how amazing and inspiring they are. Tell them their voices are strong. Tell them there are no limits to their power. We all know that inequality of any kind should not … Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day!
by Yasmin Ali On January 21st 2017, over 5 million people worldwide marched for women’s voices to be heard. In one of the biggest demonstrations of our time, hope and optimism for the future of women was at an all time high. Days later, Linda Sarsour (a Palestinian, Muslim, American woman) was viciously attacked by right wing media for her involvement in the demonstration, despite being … Continue reading Thoughts On The Women’s March & The Hunt For Linda Sarsour
by Yasmin Ali The new year always brings a sense of optimism, a sense of renewal. However, the new year also brings the pressure of changing who you are. Is that really the best way to start another year of your life? The saying ‘new year, new me’ is often the concluding sentence in social media posts reviewing the previous year. The idea of having … Continue reading New Year, Same You