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On TV, There’s No One Brand of Empowerment

Women Published By Tracey Can we talk about gender without wanting to flip a table? Each time I go on Netflix, the algorithm recommends me shows from a highly specific genre: “Shows with Strong Female Leads”. The machines have figured…

How Empowered Femininity Became a Brand

Women Published By Tracey Can we talk about gender without wanting to flip a table? (Credits: Warner Bros) At the opening weekend of Barbie, I forgot to wear pink. I had not anticipated the level of excitement around the film…

Sooooooo Problematic

Women Published By Tracey Can we talk about gender without wanting to flip a table? I’ve started to think of the beauty myth as a product newsletter I never signed up for. It keeps landing in my inbox, spamming me…

Why Some Heritage Over Others?

By: Team  Heritage Published By Team We delve into the reasons why some forms of heritage are prioritised over others? The creation of heritage is not a natural phenomenon — it is a man-made process that entails a selection of…

Why Not Progress? 

Heritage Published By Team Is progress really the antithesis to heritage? The pursuit of progress and the preservation of heritage stand as compelling forces shaping the urban landscape. Often perceived as mutually exclusive, the two concepts spark debates that reverberate…

Why Some Climate Communities Over Others?

Climate Published By Team Why are some communities more affected by climate issues than others? Climate change is an urgent global issue affecting communities worldwide. While some climate communities, such as drought-struck farmers in India, have their struggles highlighted and…

Why Not the Economy?

Climate Published By Team Should economic progress come before the environment? In recent years, the growing effects of climate change, paired with declining economies worldwide, has brought the tussle between economy and climate to the forefront of world politics. While economic…

Kampung Houses Are Not Time Capsules

Heritage Published By Syazwan Why are some communities more affected by climate issues than others? The kampung label There appears to be a certain label pasted on Pulau Ubin today, cliché phrases such as “revisit Singapore of the 1960s” or…

Reading Recommendations

Climate Published By Xiaoyun A guide which explores the ideas, thoughts and authors that have been floating on my mind and influenced me in one way or another towards environmentalism; and whom I feel deserve way more attention and readership!…