Getting arrested isn't necessary to join Extinction Rebellion
It may seem that way, but getting arrested isn't a prerequisite for joining Extinction Rebellion. This youth coordinator explains:
A day in the life of a climate activist
Uncooperative crusties and hippies in heaving hemp bivouacs... They've been called many names, but here is what it's really like to pound the streets as a climate activist. ✌
Vaping around the world
Vaping is seen in some countries as an aid to help smokers quit tobacco. In others, e-cigarettes are public health nuisances to be outright banned. Here's the situation around the world. 🖊️💨
"Follow your instinct. You know yourself best." Here's what Charli XCX told Brut about how the music industry treats gender equality- and also some advice for younger artists on how to navigate it.
The paddle boarder with Pacific ambition
This is how one man crossed the world's largest ocean using only his arms- and a passion for the environment. 💪🐟
The last French lighthouse keepers
There are no lighthouse keepers left in the UK, but this is what life is like for France's remaining live-in keepers. Spoiler: It's not as romantic as you might think. 💡🚢🥵
Steel Warriors want to turn knives into a force for good
"If it's to stop knife crime.. I will help." This is how calisthenics influencer Small Spartan Jay - Barsparta teamed up with Steel Warriors to design a gym made out of confiscated knives and help get more youth off the streets.
Migrant rescue captain Carola Rackete on the migration crisis
“If you break something, you have to repair it.” Carola Rackete was the migrant rescue captain of Sea-Watch 3 and has saved the lives of hundreds of migrants, deying international laws. Today, she has something to tell us:
Pressure on women in the royal family
Always smiling, always picture perfect- even in the hours after giving birth. What does the pressure to be flawless do to women in the royal family? 👸🏾
The Greek island where people just keep on living
Welcome to Ikaria, the island that holds the secret to a long healthy life...