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Paltrow’s ‘cleansing’ glamorises damaging eating disorders

Content warning: eating disorder mention Gwyneth Paltrow wants you to drink raw goat’s milk for eight straight days. Doing this, she says, will ‘cleanse’ your body of those nasty parasites and heavy metals that are stopping you from living your true female life. Paltrow has used her celebrity status to plug all sorts of dubious […]

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#DeleteUber demonstrates the power of consumer boycott

What are the consequences of deleting an app? Boycotting can have devastating effects. Companies rely on consumers to make profit, and if consumers withdraw their support, it is hard for a company to thrive, let alone survive. That is the goal of #DeleteUber: a hashtag which encourages users to boycott Uber to punish the car-sharing […]