women's rights

Empress Theodora: A feminist at the dawn of the Middle Ages

Article
Nikos Papadopoulos
21/11/2018
11 minutes to read

We often think of feminism of something that started with the 19th century suffragette movements. This article, however, shows that ancient empress Theodora of Byzanthium was one of the precursors of modern-day feminism.

Idiocracy inauguration

Are we heading towards Idiocracy?

Column
Julie Peters
12/06/2017
5 minutes to read

Is Trump changing democracy into idiocracy? And if yes, what we can do to avoid this future.

FertilityDay

Italy's fertility day campaign

Article
Addes Tesfamariam
01/11/2018
10 minutes to read

Fertility Day, the campaign to combat Italy's low birthrate, outraged the entire country. What made this campaign so controversial?