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Ana Kasparian defends Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez against critics of her views on procreation in the face of climate change

By Nina Steele When I wrote about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez asking a legitimate question about procreation in the face of climate change, I mentioned her courage for asking that question in the first place.… Read the rest

Ricky Gervais is a class act as a childfree widower in his Netflix series “After Life”

By Nina Steele I often know how good a show is going to be from the moment I start watching it, particularly when it comes to comedies.… Read the rest

This story is another reminder of why those of us with an ordinary life should never forget to be grateful

By Nina Steele Tiffany Wedekind is 41. She suffers from a rare genetic disease that has already claimed the life of her brother.… Read the rest

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is asking whether having children in the face of climate change is still ok

By Nina Steele Love her or loathe her, the one thing anyone interested in the political views of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would agree on, is that she is not your ordinary politician.… Read the rest

Fiona Shaw is brilliant as the third female lead in “Killing Eve”

By Nina Steele Killing Eve certainly deserves all the praises and awards, for the simple reason that it is easily one of the best shows of recent times.… Read the rest

S. Epatha Merkerson’s love of theatre remains strong even though she is best known for her role in Law & Order

By Nina Steele If like me, you enjoy watching reruns of Law & Order, then you’d know who S. Epatha Merkerson is. The 66-year-old actress, who has no children, plays the role of police chief Anita Van Buren, a tough and no-nonsense woman, who has earned the respect of her predominantly male colleagues.… Read the rest

A Christmas for grown-ups is relatively easy and one to look forward to

By Nina Steele My husband and I spent Christmas with his parents, and it was a relatively simple affair. As was the case the year before last, it was just the four of us.… Read the rest

Margot Robbie is fed up with being constantly asked when she is having a baby

By Nina Steele Here we go again! At 28, Margot Robbie is already hugely successful. She has appeared in over 20 movies, has been nominated for 36 awards, of which she’s won 9.… Read the rest

Ellen DeGeneres scores top marks for her Netflix special ‘Relatable’

By Nina Steele The last time Ellen DeGeneres did stand up was back in 2003. 15 years later, she is at the top of her game and hugely successful.… Read the rest

If you are feeling down because your life has not turned out the way you expected, this story may help you put things into perspective

By Nina Steele For many people, this time of the year can feel quite heavy. That’s partly because, there is often the inevitable soul searching.… Read the rest