Hello! Rife Magazine ceased publishing new work in July 2022.

We've kept the magazine online as an archive and hope you'll still continue to enjoy all of its contributions from the last 8 years.

The Rife Team


It’s a Sin - that we're so uneducated about AIDS

Maisie was heartbroken by the Channel 4 series - but also left asking why she didn't know more *Spoiler alert: your...

Netflix’s feminist crime-drama, Unbelievable, is full of quiet power

Chloe unpicks the artful unfolding of this compelling series
TV / / Chloe Fox

How Sex Education reminded me of the importance of sisterhood

Parys identifies with a powerful storyline which shows women supporting other women

Celebrating Some of my Favourite Women in Anime

Sumaya lists some badass female anime characters and explains why she thinks they’re all absolute Goddesses Anime shaped my...

Five TV Shows I Love That Promote Inclusivity and Compassion

Sumaya explores how TV shows have helped her learn more than just how not to have a social life So...

Gateway anime: my top 5 for beginners

Mikael Techane shares his top five anime to watch if you've never watched anime Whenever anime comes up in conversation,...
TV / / Mikael Techane

Five Reasons Why ‘13 Reasons Why’ Affects Young People.

Yafatou watched '13 Reasons Why' and has lots of thoughts about its effect on young people.                     '13 Reasons Why', a...
TV / / Yafatou Bah

A BiGinner’s Guide To Queer Culture in 2017: Television

Continuing her ongoing series exploring the best queer pop culture things out there, Gabrielle looks at television.
TV / / Gabrielle Watts

Does The Media Hate Lesbians?

Kaja explores whether or not the media hates lesbians, and what we can do about it.  Last Saturday night me...
TV / / Kaja Brown