The Zinester’s Safe Space

From riot grrrl activism to Black Lives Matter discourse, zines exist as a place to vent progressive and sometimes anarchistic thoughts and desires away from the critique of mainstream media. They are safe spaces, if you will. After creating my own zine, Cyberrriot, it began to hit me that zine making was sometimes my safe... Continue Reading →

Gay Bars & Safe Spaces

Lately, you might have come across the term ‘safe space’ in connection with an online group or a community organisation. The idea is to explicitly and consciously provide a place where marginalised people can find refuge or respite, away from the hostility of the outside world. Gay bars are an example of safe spaces. No-one... Continue Reading →

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