A selection of the best letters received from our readers this week. Email email@example.com to have your thoughts voiced in the New Statesman magazine.
From David Baddiel’s Billy Bunter obsession to Audrey Niffenegger’s fascination with taxidermy – writers reflect on what it means to be a collector.
In this often bewildering and chaotic world, collections can lend our lives meaning, purpose and order.
There is no majority for Theresa May’s “Chequers deal”, nor for any other conceivable agreement.
The entrepreneur talks ballooning world records, Yuval Noah Harari, and his love of Blue Planet II.
The imam talks activists as politicians, her Syrian refugee father, and a non-digital world.
A new sense of hope about what the English experience can be.
An America First nationalist, a protectionist, a xenophobe and the leader of a new Illiberal International.