Laurie Penny is a contributing editor to the New Statesman. She is the author of five books, most recently Unspeakable Things.
Jonnie Marbles, who was imprisoned after attacking Rupert Murdoch with a foam pie, talks about his time inside.
It's vital that we resist the easy story of "us" and "them".
Millions have urgent, legitimate grievances with government. The criminalisation of dissent should outrage us all.
Winehouse was never interested in the normal rules of female celebrity.
Let's not pretend that a few more skirt suits in the palaces of finance will deliver the change that women need.
Yes, he acted like an idiot, but he's also an ideal tabloid scapegoat.
Dorries's propaganda reveals ugly truths about the coalition's version of "choice".
A new drinking game based on the ubiquitous programme gives much away about the robustness of political debate in Westminster.
The Murdoch red-tops are not moral arbiters, they are brutal mercenary machines.
In this interpretation, as in most modern justice systems, it's always the 'bitch's' fault.
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