From public stages to behind closed doors: The much-needed reckoning for sexual violence survivors

The Kaur Movement has been leading the charge against predators in the South Asian community.

The threat to abortion rights is perpetually looming in Canada, too

I was 16 when my school went on an an anti-abortion protest as a field trip.

Why can’t we let female celebrities age in peace?

Madonna’s viral TikTok and aging under public scrutiny.

The stigma of being a working mom in the South Asian community

You don't stop being a person when you become a mom

How I've come to deal with my relationship to toxic productivity

A series of musings on our societal culture of toxic productivity.

Interracial Dating as an Indo-Canadian man

Family dynamics, family functions, and unlearning ingrained biases.

Sh*t you can't ask your parents: My friend's boyfriend sucks

"She thinks she won’t find anyone else if they break up."

The gross misinterpretation of "decolonizing" by Diaspora influencers

Seerat Saini’s profile has people thinking if influencers play any role in decolonization.

Sh*t you can't ask your parents: Mental health

The latest from the 5X advice column.

Redefining “community” and building reciprocal relationships with Indigenous communities

Moving towards community-building and relational allyship.

Sh*t you can't ask your parents: Pursuing a career I don't want

"Understanding their rationale doesn’t necessarily mean that they are right"

Why do we only care about mental health when it looks palatable?

But what makes mental health palatable? Is it only palatable when the person is high functioning?

About 5X Press

Culture, community and conversation. 5X Press is the essential South Asian youth culture magazine in Canada, covering all things arts & culture, trending topics, news, & so much more. We connect our community to one another, and to the world. 5X Press is written and published in Surrey, BC, by a team of 14 writers. Edited by Rumneek Johal.

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