Hundreds March to Protest Art Budget Cuts

Hundreds of people in Cardiff protested against the possible cut to the city’s art budget. Cardiff Council is making cuts to bridge its £45 million deficit. Hundreds of people in Cardiff protested against the possible cut to the city’s art budget. Cardiff Council is making cuts to bridge its £45 million deficit. Elaborately dressed protesters gathered before…

Honour Killing in Pakistan

A recent honour killing in Pakistan brings to the fore the issues of human rights in societies involved, and highlights the “honour killing industry.” SATRAH – In eastern Pakistan’s Punjabi village of Satrah, a young couple was killed for marrying without their families’ permission. Sajjad Ahmed, 31, and Muafia Bibi, 17, had barely been married for…

Bisexuality* Progress Through History

Quench are going to be looking at some of the life-changing progress that has been made in the different areas of LGBT+ throughout history. From the new same-sex marriage bill to influential role models – we celebrate just how much has been done for the cause Print version in Quench Magazine: https://issuu.com/mikeocd/docs/141-opt/4 Article online on Quench…

LGBT+ Orange Is The New Black

This TV series has made headlines with the number of boundaries it has pushed in the TV world. Quench’s LGBT+ Editor Suryatapa Mukherjee discusses how it represents LGBT+ people Print version in Quench magazine: https://issuu.com/mikeocd/docs/139-q Article online on Quench website: http://cardiffstudentmedia.co.uk/quench/lgbt/media-orange-new-black/ I watched the entire first season of Orange is the New Black in a couple of…