The Web Verbal Remedy


Welcome to Verbal Remedy

We’re a blogging, petition-signing community project from Newcastle upon Tyne set up to destroy the stigma around tough issues. From sex to mental health, drugs to feminism, we’ve got it covered, and you can get in on the action by writing or volunteering with us too.


Body Image, Film & TV, Social Issues

Movie makeovers: why does this outdated trope still exist?

By Bridget Hamilton

Books, Feminism, Reviews

10 things to go on your feminist Christmas list

By Content Team

Human Rights, Social Issues

What does it take to get a Facebook post removed?

By Content Team

Books, Feminism, Gender, Men's Health

Book Review: How Not To Be A Boy

By Haaris Qureshi

Disability, Health & Exercise, Politics, Social Issues

The politics of living as a disabled person

By Errol Kerr

Body Image, Feminism, Lifestyle, Social Issues

The beauty industry needs more diversity

By Content Team

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