30 September 2019: Misogyny and the Environment

In August 2018, outside the Swedish parliament building, Greta Thunberg started a school strike for the climate. Photo: Anders Hellberg, August 31, 2018. Greta Thunberg is everywhere lately. Which, frankly, is impressive for someone who refuses to fly because of the...

28 February 2019: Speak Up!

Organization call to action for pupils and students to strike every Friday, demanding immediate action against climate change. https://www.fridaysforfuture.org/ Normally, you see us write “Girls are not heard”, “Girls are silenced”,...

30 January 2019: Nothing is Future-proof

A good city planner will consider the future when designing a city. Taking into account future growth, streets will be made wider than necessary. But over time, those roads will still be at a standstill during rush hour, unable to accommodate the traffic that has...

30 December 2018: One Day More

2018 is almost over. Thank goodness. Not a great year overall for girls in the news. We see the same themes recur through the years when it comes to girls’ news. They are as devastating as they are inspiring. As is my usual way, I tend to dwell on the negatives,...

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