Sophie McBain is an assistant editor at the New Statesman. She is on Twitter as @SEMcBain.

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World Affairs
20 November 2013
Blood transfusions and funny five-year-olds.
International Politics
14 November 2013
Why jokes are wearing thin.
07 November 2013
Even Michael O'Leary may be capable of mellowing.
Tax and spending
07 November 2013
A $21-32trn issue.
World Affairs
01 November 2013
More than 16,000 people are known to have died.
World Affairs
30 October 2013
What should we be doing about it?
29 October 2013
A sobering thought.
27 October 2013
Losing public trust.
24 October 2013
In 2008 Michael Birch sold Bebo, the social networking site he founded with his wife, Xochi, to the digital media giant...
Global Issues
22 October 2013
US faces mounting pressure.
Global Issues
21 October 2013
1/3 of all food wasted.