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When Henry David Thoreau wrote, ‘the language of friendship is not words, but meanings’, I called pretentious bullsh*t. Literature of all time periods has attempted to define, satirise, and romanticise the complex relationship of friendship – a conundrum. From an early...

March 19, 2020

Featuring art, poetry and essays, this issue of PhiMag gives an intimate and creative exploration of a variety of themes related to sex, such as homosexuality & bisexuality, sex toys and menstruation. Crucially, through its wonderfully diverse and inclusive work it is...

March 1, 2020

With the highly anticipated release of the second series in January, ‘Sex Education’ has remained in the UK Top 10 on Netflix, with ratings soaring past series one. Ben Taylor, executive producer and director, has worked on the show from the earliest stages of piloting...

January 17, 2020

Most of us chose King’s not only because of its good reputation but also because it seemed to pride itself on inclusivity, acceptance and a liberal worldview. I wanted to find out how true that is, and if King’s are really doing enough to promote pride and keep queer s...

How can you find the truth, when every person you talk to has a different story?

How can you give a person a voice after they are dead?

How do you find justice in an industry built on exploitation?

These are the questions journalist Jon Ronson has to battle with as he inv...

April 16, 2019

House Bill 896, or the Abolition of Abortion in Texas Act, seeks to make abortion a crime. This legislation, created by State Representative and Republican, Tony Tinderholt, entails that women who have an abortion could be charged with homicide and sentenced to death p...

April 13, 2019

At one point or another, everyone wants to have sex. If sex education at school taught us anything, it is to wait until you feel it is right and to not let anyone pressure you – and yet, many people have sex before they are ready because of the pressure they put on the...

April 12, 2019

2019 was looking increasingly hopeful for LGBTQ+ rights, with the legalisation of same-sex marriage in Austria, the decriminalisation of homosexuality in Angola and laws banning conversion therapy in several US states. However, this liberalisation in attitudes appeared...

April 1, 2019

What was once a crude taboo to be uttered within the confines of a boys P.E. locker-room, has now evolved to be a central part of many people’s lives.

Porn has created a sexual education produced and reproduced as a phantasm of sexual reality, that ironically has nothin...

March 24, 2019

“You want some regulation of bodies and choice? Done!”, U.S democrat Dar’shun Kendrick posted on Twitter, moments before releasing her ‘Testicular Bill of Rights’ in a confrontational opposition to HB 481, aka the Heartbeat Bill. 

Georgia’s House of Representatives pass...

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