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

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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...
20 February 2012
Contre Jour/Sally's SpaAvailable on iPhone and iPadI should have spotted earlier the glaringly obvious problem with...
Helen Lewis
16 February 2012
  There's a poem by Wendy Cope I absolutely love, called "Kindness to Animals". She says that if...
Business
14 February 2012
Zuckerberg's right hand woman
14 February 2012
For Sheryl Sandberg, 1.6 is about to be an important number. According to Forbes, it's the percentage of the world's...
Helen Lewis
24 January 2012
On media sexism
TV and Radio
16 January 2012
Cards on the table. I love Steven Moffat, the British screenwriter currently in charge of Sherlock and Doctor Who. If...
Books
16 January 2012
The Brain Is Wider Than the Sky: Why Simple Solutions Don't Work in a Complex World Bryan AppleyardWeidenfeld &...
The Staggers
15 January 2012
Ed Miliband continued his fightback on BBC1's Andrew Marr show this morning, talking about the challenges of leading...
The Staggers
14 January 2012
Fiscal austerity alone will not solve the Eurozone crisis, according to rating agency Standard & Poor's, which...
The Staggers
14 January 2012
Ed Balls has made a round of media appearances today, giving interviews to both the Guardian and Today programme to...
North America
11 January 2012
Many female politicians overplay or underplay their feminity in order to get on in a male-dominated world. Refreshingly...
North America
11 January 2012
At 1pm on a cold Saturday afternoon, Jon Stewart stepped on stage on the Mall in Washington, DC and looked out at the...
Helen Lewis
09 January 2012
On 1 January, the first episode of the new series of Sherlock aired -- a retelling of the Arthur Conan Doyle story A...
North America
09 January 2012
The Daily Mail was right. Not a sentence you read very often in this column, and I hope its regular captain will...

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