All posts by Natalia Strukova

Susan Fowler: How One Sexual Harassment Story Disarmed Uber’s Upper Management

Susan Fowler, an ex-employee of Uber, exposed problems with sexual harassment at the company. Uber's CEO ordered to pursue an investigation, which led to firings and stiffening of work discipline. This story has rocked the boat seriously and revealed that the company tends to break the...

/ November 10, 2017

Big Brother: How Louis Quail Fights Stigma By Documenting Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder which destroys human life and the life of the whole family. Stigma and discrimination of human rights of such people is a common practice. Louis Quail recently made a series of photographs "Big brother" dedicated to his own brother coping...

/ November 3, 2017

The Brave Song For Freedom: How Aryana Sayeed Became a Female Singer In Islamic Country

Most of us can hardly take on the role of a resident of the less-developed country, full of internal conflicts and instability. Sometimes it seems like nobody will hear the voice crying out in the wilderness. This is a story about Aryana Sayeed whose beautiful voice...

/ October 29, 2017

Nail Transphobia: Free Manicure To Change The World

Statistics says the transgender homicide rate keeps growing in recent years. Charlie Craggs the transgender woman from the UK decided to change the current situation for the good and launched the project "Nail Transphobia".

/ October 29, 2017

8 Female Directors Who Change Our Picture Of The Day

The statistics show that prejudice on women filmmakers proves itself: a number of female film graduates is equal to male but only 5% women work in Hollywood as film directors. These eight women managed to crush the wall and prove others that they deserve admiration.

/ October 12, 2017

My Pure Land: How Girl With A Gun Gives Lesson On Feminism

My Pure Land is a Pakistani feminist Western shooting two teenage girls and their mother fighting off the bandit army for their home defence sake. This based-on-a-true-story film gives one a proper lesson in feminism: how the situation of lawlessness made young girls learn to shoot...

/ October 9, 2017

8 Contemporary LGBT Artists You Wanted To Know About

LGBT artists like Andy Warhol, Janis Joplin and Morrisey are objects of tense discussions in terms of contemporary art. However, their bright personalities cast gloom on underrecognized gay artists who also form up modern culture. These eight featured artists deserve to be known.

/ October 7, 2017

7 Young and Influenced Latina Feminists Who Really Make a Difference

Basing on personal experience, these witnesses of human rights impairment contribute their mite in making our world a better place. Their initiatives have already won a huge response from both local and international authority. These seven Latin feminists are here to give a lesson on social...

/ September 26, 2017

No is Not Enough: Why Trump Is a Symptom of Neoliberal Capitalism At Its Worst

Naomi Klein, Canadian social and political activist, well-known for her criticism of capitalism, recently published a new book “No is Not Enough. Her previous works have already been awarded a title of best-sellers and gained several prizes. “No is Not Enough” carries Klein's critical message and...

/ September 26, 2017