Watch: This Bristolian (and a toy fox) fought ISIS
This Bristol activist joined the Kurdish forces who are fighting ISIS, being attacked by the Turkish government and struggling for a more just society in Syria and the middle east.
Listen: Debating diversity in the media
In December, the Cable brought together members of the local community and media organisations to discuss issues of representation. Listen to the full conversation here...
Watch: Mandem don’t cry. Right?
A Bristol based platform offers a unique space for young men of colour. MANDEM is a Bristol based independent online platform for men of colour, spawned through conversations on the lack of diversity in the media.
Bristol’s changing hostels in the age of Brexit
“In the ten years I’ve been working in the Backpackers, I’ve never experienced a situation like this.” Hostel workers on the impact of Brexit.
Opinion: Fitting that Bristol strikes at developers in week of Paradise Papers
Investigative journalist and member of the Tax Justice Network George Turner gives his take.
Voices: My community doesn’t need a Somali word for autism
Autism cuts across all communities – understanding it is crucial. I am the Somali parent of an autistic child.
Voice: A Bristol guide to racist Halloween costumes
“If I can dress up as Captain America why can’t I be an ‘Arab’ or an ‘Indian’? And how dare you offend me by being...
From politics to potatoes: real views and stories from Bristol refugees and asylum seekers
From politics to potatoes: real views and stories from Bristol refugees and asylum seekers. People listened to the recordings while looking at the objects the...
On the front lines against ISIS
We hear from a Bristolian in the ongoing anti-fascist fight in Syria.
Voice: Drug deaths – “It doesn’t need to be this way”
After the loss of her partner to drug addiction, Cara joined the campaign advocating for drug legalisation.
“Beautiful, ordinary people”: Capturing Brexit on film
Ahead of Bristol Radical Film Festival, the Cable spoke to director Timothy George Kelly about his ‘state of the nation’ documentary, Brexitannia.
Opinion: Creative solutions for the city’s van dwellers could be a win-win for everyone
A van dweller argues that community and council engagement could find solutions that suit Bristol’s diversity and tolerance.