Melissa Au
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Frozen II – Stuck in the shadow of its predecessor ★★★

The only act of true love I need is my boyfriend taking me to see Frozen II on its opening night. In that truly magical way that only Disney can master, I spent nearly two hours lost in Idina Menzel’s…

A Year in Review

With FLIPSIDE’s inaugural full year about to come to a close, it is prime time to look back at how far we’ve come and how far we have yet to go. FLIPSIDE consists of four very tenuous sections. SOCIAL has…

An interview with the Gen Sec candidates (that showed up)

What should we do with LSELove? Zulum Elumogo: Leave it alone? It’s fine as it is. lsepunz4gaddasfis_sonsfundz: I’m Harry Compton, I run [Instagram page] lsepunz4gaddafis_sonsfundz, it’s fully regulated from yours truly. The one danger I see with LSELove is the…

Mandatory consent courses are not the solution

LSE needs to reexamine its approach to consent education I, along with most of my female friends, have been harassed and/or assaulted at some point in the last two years. But consent workshops run by LSE will not fix this…

Peers of the Realm

LSE has a reputation as a corporate factory where all the students do is study and try to get internships. In this mini-series, we will try to focus on other societies and student groups who do good. Peer Supporters are…

Katie Tesseyman on Feminism and Inner Strength

Katie Tesseyman is a raging feminist and wants everyone to know it. If you have a problem with that, you should probably stop reading now. Katie grew up thinking that everyone was bisexual. She discovered that she was “the odd…

Save food, save lives

LSE has a reputation as a corporate factory where all the students do is study and try to get internships. In this mini-series, we will try to focus on other societies and student groups who do good. SAVE FOOD is…

Stephanie Leung on life and law

Stephanie Leung is probably the kind of person my mother wants me to be when I grow up. She tells me about herself as we walk through Hyde Park. Steph is the president of Lawyers Without Borders. Lawyers Without Borders…

Christina Lauren on sexuality, racism, and environmentalism

Christina may just be best known at LSE as the resident LSELove commenter (more about this on page 19). But she’s so much more. She is an advocate for women and people of colour and the environment. She knew she…

Samir Patel talks to FLIPSIDE about getting hangovers and how to deal with them

Are you ready? I feel like I’m doing an interview for JP Morgan! How much did you drink last night? I wasn’t drinking too much, just the usual rum and coke and then I got dick of the day [from…