Need to Know

Blogs | By New Statesman
A first look at this week's magazine.
The Guardian offices. Journalists were sent home as the servers went into meltdown. Photo: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images
Blogs | By Media Mole
The livebloggers become the liveblogged.
Newborn babies, ready to meet our assumptions. Photo: Waltraud Grubitzsch/AFP/Getty Images
Blogs | By Glosswitch
Gender is in the eye of the beholder.
Kristian Thulesen Dahl, leader of The Danish People’s Party, celebrates after the election. Photo: Linda Kastrup/AFP/Getty Images
Politics | By Mark Leonard
The fall of Helle Thorning-Schmidt.