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21 October 2020updated 28 Oct 2020 12:42pm

Subscriber of the week: Jess Moor

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What do you do?

Procrastinate, write novels.

Where do you live?


Do you vote?


How long have you been a subscriber?

About two years.

What made you start?

Realising I can’t complain about a paucity of decent journalism if I don’t pay.

Is the NS bug in the family?

No, but we all agree Stephen Bush is very sensible.

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What pages do you flick to first?

Whatever Twitter tells me to read.

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How do you read yours?

On my iPad.

What would you like to see more of in the NS?

I do miss Helen Lewis.

Who are your favourite NS writers?

The Media Mole.

What would you put on the cover of the NS?

A deep-dive on domestic violence victims with no recourse to public funds. 

With which political figure would you least like to be stuck in a lift?

Priti Patel. 

All-time favourite NS article? 

I’m impressed by the commitment to covering anti-Semitism in Labour.

The New Statesman is…

An antidote to 24-hour news. 


This article appears in the 21 Oct 2020 issue of the New Statesman, Ten lessons of the pandemic