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

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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...
Helen Lewis
01 March 2012
Leveson-watchers were expecting the second part of the inquiry, focusing on the relationship between the press and the...
Helen Lewis
27 February 2012
Former Metropolitan Police officer -- and Lib Dem mayoral candidate -- Brian Paddick has appeared at the Leveson...
Books
27 February 2012
The Origins of Sex: a History of the First Sexual Revolution Faramerz DabhoiwalaAllen Lane, 496pp, £25Let's talk about...
International Politics
27 February 2012
Covering a war "means going to places torn by chaos, destruction and death . . . and trying to bear witness. It...
Newspapers
23 February 2012
In these troubled economic times, isn't it good to know that some parts of our export market are thriving? In the year...

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