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News, Politics & Tech
How the differences between Sunni and Shia has turned part of Pakistan into a no-go area for Shia Muslims.
Artefact meets the campaigners helping women affected by period poverty, and asks if change is upon us.
We meet the team behind the Empower programme which helps young women exploited by gangs.
Artefact learn how Mitt, a smart design company in prosthesis, can give power back to their patients.
Life & Style
Are brands taking advantage of LGBTQ+ identities to sell products? We explore LGBTQ+ representation in the UK advertising industry.
We spend a day with a care worker at a residential home for elderly people.
How sleep deprivation, obsessive routines, and plastic surgery can all be found in the dark side of body dysmorphia.
Everybody should be confident in the skin they’re in. 95% of acne sufferers say the condition impacts their daily lives and 63% experience lower self-confidence. Let’s redefine beauty.
Artefact meets one artist in Leeds who is challenging the white domination of British culture.
Exploring how the Irish have made their mark on global tourism through pubs.
We examine why there’s more to Celine’s recent transformation than the accent being removed from the name.
Artefact buckles in for an exploration of the negative stigma that young male drivers face in the UK.
Artefact explores climate change and talks to one of the activists risking arrest to raise awareness of the issue in London.
Water scarcity is a global issue. London could face serious water shortages by 2050 if we don’t take responsibility for preserving it.
From recycled materials for a wedding dress and freezing compost, we find out why waste is a pressing matter.
How young fashion designers, and the industry as a whole, is responding to the issue of climate change and responsible consumer behaviour.
Entertainment & Music
We talk to developers and publishers about the rise in physical releases of indie games, and risks companies face to deliver them to consumers.
Tom Chaplin performs Queen at the London Palladium for BBC Radio 2’s programme Friday Night is Music Night.
How Defected Record’s disco extravaganza is changing the landscape of club land.
With the discussion around the idea of Jazz dying as an art form, we look at the people who disagree with this idea, as they continue to keep the genre alive. Putting their own personalities and influences into their music, they recreate the way in which we listen to Jazz.
A+ Gender & Sexuality Special edition
Being subjected to honour-related abuse and the brink of death is a common practice for the LGBTQ+ community living in Pakistan, and in ethnic communities in the United Kingdom.
Was the Channel 4 series a worthy attempt to explore new territory or a shabby way of stirring up controversy?
How the battle for gay rights in Italy began in the 1970s with a brave, cross-dressing intellectual.
Artists and school students tell stories of Britain’s feminist pioneers
The Posh Club is a weekly social club for older people styled as a 1940s glamour afternoon tea party. The social club started out in Hackney by the arts enterprise, homo-social honky-tonk and performance club Duckie.
Artefact looks into the hot-topic debate of gender-neutral toilets. ‘The bathroom in your home is, by default, gender neutral.’
Why women’s magazine feminism is a tool of neoliberalism
According to Spain’s national federation of lesbians, gays, transsexuals and bisexuals, half of young members of the LGBTQI community are bullied at school.