• ‘It’s Rude Not To Stare’: Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

    Lauren Bryant Just a few weeks after the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, with the buzz of the Games still very much alive, the Paralympics are officially underway. Over 12 days, around 4,400 athletes will compete across 22 sports, with more than 530 medals up for grabs. The excitement is, however,...
  • The Paradoxical Progressiveness Of The New ‘Gossip Girl’ Reboot

    It should have been no surprise to anyone that the new 'Gossip Girl' reboot would have a focus on updating its social politics. Its predecessor debuted in 2007 to a very different social and political culture. However, is the show's 'woke' rebranding well-intentioned and something we want to see...
  • June Book of the Month: Crystal Boys

    Sharon reviews LGBTQ+ Taiwanese 20th century novel Crystal Boys. ...
  • LGBTQ+ Style Icons Through the Decades.

    Eliz Hussein The LGBTQ+ community has never shied away from unapologetic self-expression, and this is at the forefront of the fashion worn by icons within the community. Let’s take a trip down memory lane and visit some iconic looks from some iconic idols over the past few decades …...
  • Poetry Review: A Visitor Who Belongs Here

    Gemma Cockrell reviews the moving and captivating poetry of Impact's very own Luwa Adebanjo, upon the release of her debut poetry anthology 'A Visitor Who Belongs Here'....
  • A statue of Alan Turing made from many layers of slate on show at Bletchley Park

    Alan Turing: Profile of a Genius Codebreaker

    Christina Giallombardo Alan Mathison Turing’s life was one filled with genius, innovation and secrets, all of which culminated in an untimely and tragic death. Turing was a mathematician, seen as the founding father of computers with his invention of ‘Turing Machines’. He was also gay at a time when...
  • LGBTQ+ History Month – A Spotlight On Ultimate: Part 2

    Maya Israel In the second of a two-part series, Maya looks at the features of Ultimate that make it a uniquely welcoming game, and continues her conversation with Ultimate athlete Cassie, to gain greater understanding on how the sport supports the LGBTQ+ community and whether it does enough. A...