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Hettie O'Brien is the New Statesman’s online editor.
"A certain type of masculinity willing to think of natural resources as something that exist for humans to grab, use, and create value from.”
Antibiotic use is a collective agreement: we all remain safer so long as everyone follows a set of common rules.
The cognitive dissonance surrounding anti-vaxxers doesn’t simply reflect a mistrust of science, but a failure to situate oneself in another person’s position.
When police use crime-predicting algorithms, they risk bringing into being the world they foresee.
The 30-year old author, hailed the voice of the social media generation, discusses her first book Trick Mirror.
The belief that optimism is a panacea for our political crisis reflects a dystopian type of doublethink.
The £3.4trn industry encourages a preoccupation with the symptoms of mental illness, rather than their social causes.
After nearly a decade of austerity, councils are turning to algorithms to predict the health, income and behaviour of their constituents.
The Whiting Award-winning author discusses illness, social media and her new memoir The Collected Schizophrenias.
As the planet heats up, a new form of inequality will emerge: between those who can afford to stay cool, and those condemned to remain hot.