Dominic Lauren

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Dominic is a Greek/American writer & editor; English and Theatre Studies Graduate

September, 2017

June, 2017

May, 2017

April, 2017

  • 28 April

    YouTube ‘Tech Error’ Censored Thousands of LGBT+ Videos

    YouTube, like any other social media platform, traffics in speech, and by default, promotes and supports free expression, community sharing, and content creation. Internet companies, therefore, make daily decisions on what to publish, which content to flag and how to respond adequately and efficiently to reports, comments and complaints. While …

  • 19 April

    Arts News in Brief – April 19th, 2017

    Turkish Artist Elkin Onat Exposes Erdogan in Performance Art Elkin Onat, 41, is a classically trained “ballet-dancer-turned-artist” who creates art with a political dimension. From feminism to provocative multimedia installations themed around sexual abuse, Onat’s newest project – a performance piece – will be showcased at this year’s Venice Beinnale …

  • 18 April

    The Woman Who Smiled at an EDL Protester

    The viral photo showing a young woman, Saffiyah Khan, smiling at an enraged English Defence League (EDL) protester symbolises far-right defiance.

  • 17 April

    Women’s Rights News in Brief – April 17th, 2017

    Dominic Lauren picks the top women's rights stories of the week: Trump defunds Planned Parenthood; women-only ‘Pink Taxis’ in Pakistan; Women flee Saudi.