4 questions I’ve asked myself since the return of #BlackLivesMatter

In the days and weeks following #BlackOutTuesday – a social media initiative to post black squares to encourage people to focus on the issues surrounding Black Lives Matter – my algorithm updates have significantly evolved from roaring rage to barely there. In some ways I’m slightly relieved. When everyone’s talking at once it’s hard to […]

Black and forth: TV’s ‘flawed’ diversity plans

Just hours after Channel 4 revealed its ‘20% by 2020’ diversity plans, Channel 5‘s Celebrity Big Brother threw out Ex-Coronation Street actor Ken Morley for repeatedly using racist and sexist language. What does this mean? We’ll probably be dancing two steps forward to equality, and one step back, all the way to 2020. Hats off […]

April Fools: a dish best served with PR

Pinch, punch first of the month and no returns white rabbit. Gotcha! Now that’s over with it’s time to remember another special day in the PR calendar: April Fools. So, let’s get straight to it. Here’s a nod to some top brave brands that have mixed the right ingredients (a pinch of believability, an ounce […]