TikTok, The Simulacrum Available for iPhone – The Impact of Making Gender-based Violence A Virtual Reality

Taimi Vilkko is a second year International Relations student. She is particularly interested in intersectionality and feminist perspectives on security. [Photo: UN Women/Ryan Brown Source] On TikTok, we have seen it all being romanticized. Emotional abuse, unhealthy relationship dynamics, sexual violence, to name a few. Most recently, the “vanilla-shaming” phenomenon on the platform has gotten…

What happens when all this is over?

Alexandra Zalokosta is a Greek third year Medicine student. She is passionate about climate justice, women’s issues and empowerment, and art in all forms. She strongly believes in the power of knowledge and political discourse. Currently Alexandra is serving as the Environmental Impact & Health Current Event Reporter of The Clandestine. [Featured Image: Crayon drawing…