Feigned inclusiveness

You should see their faces. Sheer joy. Such delight that someone under the age of 50 (and female, none the less) wants to join in – help, support and be …

Tomorrow is Mass Observation Day

Monday, May 12th, is Mass Observation Day. Mass Observation was an organisation founded in 1937 to create an ‘anthropology of ourselves’. Remote tribes of Africa and Amazonia have had every detail of …

What makes you angry?

“I pick something to be outraged about and then I write a book about it, and then I pick something else. Right now I’m mad about economics. I love to …