Melting Scot contributors Junaid and Nimai discuss on the BBC Asian Network how to start conversations about stopping the use of offensive language (04 August 2021) Continue reading Would you challenge elders if they used outdated or offensive language?
TW: Rape and Sexual Assault Junaid discusses with Rebekah Cheung her article ‘Recognising my Privilege within Rape Recovery’ for the Melting Scot. Speaking points include: Rebekah’s story Misogynoir and #MeToo movementAccessing support Having to make excuses to not sleep with someone Position/abuse of power Original article can be found here: https://meltingscot.com/2020/12/22/recognising-my-privilege-within-rape-recovery/ Continue reading Recognising my Privilege within Rape Recovery
Over the last month we have seen a surge in discussion about race relations due to the worldwide protests taking place against the murder of George Floyd in the United States. Against the advice of the Scottish Government, gatherings took place in Edinburgh and Glasgow to stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement … Continue reading Scotland’s Response to Black Lives Matter: The Next Steps