Swedish children’s television presenter Sannah Salameh has recently pointed the spotlight on Swedish body obsession and social control. In a text, she describes how a little girl approaches her on a railway platform and says ‘My dad thinks you’re ugly’. 329 more words
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… have a look at this.
Yes, it’s a bank trying to sound supportive and inspirational.
Actually, it’s not just a bank … it’s Citibank, the company who has been bathed in all manner of scandals from wrongful selling of financial products to the wrongful use of their customers cash and countless things in-between. 419 more words
By Professor Helen Parish
Earlier this week, my colleague Anne Mathers-Lawrence posted a blog with the provocative title Who Invented Hallowe’en? It is a fantastic overview of the medieval origins of All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day, and a reminder that many of the questions that we ask about rituals and traditions can only ever be answered by a ‘definite maybe’. 1,271 more words