Laurie Penny is a contributing editor to the New Statesman. She is the author of five books, most recently Unspeakable Things.
"To my astonishment, the audience applauds. Gingrich is in a spot."
The yearly sales are a short-term sugar rush, in a world where true security is impossible.
Dissatisfaction with mainstream journalism is leading to a profound change in the way that protest is reported.
To gain political capital, elected representatives are exploiting the national hysteria over abortion.
The dismantling of Occupy Wall Street's library is a metaphor for how our culture is policed.
The guilt of complicity is a red herring.
Security firm's email also identifies location of possible kettle.
The way the royals are reported is like a Disney film.
Moves to outlaw squatting in empty houses should be an outrage on the left.
My speech in a debate on inter-generational conflict, attacking team mate David Willetts. We lost.
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