Chloe Alexandria is a Black Caribbean writer from London. She regularly discusses a variety of subjects through writing and video essays online. This includes social commentary, film/tv reviews and reacting to events in popular culture under the YouTube channel, “Mate, I’m Not Magic.” Politically, Chloe identifies as a working class Black feminist, which ultimately informs her opinion on a variety of subjects. Follow & Support her here:
By Chloe Alexandria • Throughout the summer of 2022, Transport for London (TfL) and Network Rail staff have been protesting against the poor working conditions, low pay and increasing cuts towards the transport sector. On Friday, 19th August, 400 overground and 10,000 Tube workers are set to strike for 24 hours.
By Chloe Alexandria • Opportunity, social mobility and economic success is determined by one’s ability to fulfill the linguistic expectations of a white British society. Living in London, I often witness the ways in which English speakers are favored, seen as the norm and given access to linguistic capital.