Helen Lewis is deputy editor of the New Statesman. She tweets @helenlewis

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Helen Lewis
17 April 2012
What newspapers say and what they mean
Helen Lewis
12 April 2012
The "have your say" experiment has failed.
04 April 2012
  In 1985, a writer named Alison Bechdel came up with a test for any given film: 1) does it have at least two...
UK Politics
30 March 2012
Who ever could have seen the "granny tax" revolt coming, eh? Well, everybody. Clobber pensioners and the...
Society
30 March 2012
How to know you're the new elite.
Helen Lewis
29 March 2012
So, here's the thing. Naomi Wolf has written a book about vaginas (or should that be vaginae, Latin nerds?) which...
22 March 2012
Of all the arguments I have with my parents - both retired and in their sixties - the most intractable is whether...
Helen Lewis
21 March 2012
The Commons Chamber, 13:47:BBC News studio, 14:16:Sky News, 14:17:* to be fair to the Beeb, Stephanie Flanders is...
The Staggers
18 March 2012
Over at his blog, A View from Ham Common, Richard Morris asks:Just to double check - these proposals that Public...
Helen Lewis
18 March 2012
In the First Thoughts column of the magazine this week, I wrote about an idea which is currently gaining ground: that...
The Staggers
17 March 2012
Teachers, nurses and other public sector workers in poorer parts of the country face pay cuts of up to 10 per cent....
Helen Lewis
15 March 2012
Q&A with science author Mary Roach.
Culture
12 March 2012
Peter Cook: Genius at workBFI Southbank, LondonPeter Cook nearly wasn't famous. Or rather, he nearly wasn't famous as...
Helen Lewis
12 March 2012
OkCupid and data.
Lifestyle
05 March 2012
The tall man in front of me blinks shyly from beneath a white side-swept fringe - or at least, as shyly as anyone can...

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