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A new poem by André Mangeot.
Once upon a time, Europe’s animal kingdom was as diverse as Africa’s.
From James Baldwin to Susan Sontag: the American authors labelled enemies of the state.
Plus: the return of Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe.
A BBC radio documentary discovers the Highland hiker behind the Romantic poet.
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Wanted: polite short people adept at holding hands with footballers, with £700 to spare.
And “heritage” is just a fancy way of saying old.
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You just never know when you’ll need a 12-year-old passport photo, an A-Z of Bournemouth or a Duke of Edinburgh award form, never completed.
She calmly explained that I’m not the first doctor to inform her that her obesity is causing her harm
The comedian talks Absolutely Fabulous, eighteenth century Versailles, and devolving.
Plus: Stan & Ollie.
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The writer of Channel 4’s Brexit: The Uncivil War on becoming an accidental political expert.
The re-elected Democrat speaker faces her greatest battle yet as she takes on Trump and contends with her party’s…
A global economy in which too much power and wealth is concentrated at the top is inherently unstable.
The Marxist philosopher on why catastrophe gives him hope.
Your weekly dose of gossip from around Westminster.
The Chinese president, Xi Jinping, is disrupting the rules that have preserved an uneasy peace for 30 years.
A selection of the best letters received from our readers this week. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have your thoughts voiced…
I voted Remain, and would again. Dozens of people I know, respect and love support a second vote, and…
Smoking was cut dramatically through taxation, prohibition and propaganda – something similar could be done for over-consumption of bad food.
The actress is representative of an important trend towards greater, and broader, representation of older women on screen.
From a failed attempt to organise a lorry traffic jam to the award of a ferry contract to a company with…
Through Joe’s sardonic narration, the show displays a rare eagerness to ridicule its own characters.