ALEX G IS SATISFIED WITH NEVER FEELING SATISFIED

Alexander Giannascoli has a strange definition of lazy. The 26-year-old, in his own words, can be “kind of a bum,” whiling away his...

WHY MEN ARE EXPERTS AND WOMEN ARE CONFESSIONAL

Where are the Yale plates? Along with seemingly half the internet, I read the essay by Natalie Beach on her time ghostwriting for Instagram...

 
 
 
50 years on: the enduring legacy of Young Lords Party

50 YEARS ON: THE ENDURING LEGACY OF YOUNG LORDS PARTY

The Young Lords, New York celebrated their 50th anniversary on July 26 this year - just two days after massive peaceful protests that...

JOHN WATERS: LIFE LESSONS FROM THE PRINCE OF PUKE

John Waters has built a career on bad reviews. Much of it has been spent on the fringes, making transgressive movies for a cult following...

 
 
 

ARE STANS THE INTERNET'S MOST TOXIC SUBCULTURE?

A few years ago, I wrote a piece about a pop star. I criticised aspects of her persona and what she tended to sing about, and I suggested...

The story behind London's most radical design studio

THE STORY BEHIND LONDON'S MOST RADICAL DESIGN STUDIO

London has a long and radical print culture, stretching from the civil war to the present day. “Printers were always at the forefront...

 
 
 
Birmingham's independent art scene is fighting for its life

BIRMINGHAM'S INDEPENDENT ART SCENE IS FIGHTING FOR ITS LIFE

Despite a number of challengers, Birmingham is holding onto its reputation as the UK's ‘second city' with a vice-like grip. Thanks...

Glen E. Friedman on the early days of skateboarding

GLEN E. FRIEDMAN ON THE EARLY DAYS OF SKATEBOARDING

When Glen E. Friedman moved to California in the late '60s, the first gift he received was a skateboard with clay wheels. “It was a...

 
 
 
Hate your job? Why not join a complaints choir

HATE YOUR JOB? WHY NOT JOIN A COMPLAINTS CHOIR

Bad bosses, poor pay, that colleague who always eats with their mouth open - from the structural to the quotidian, pretty much all...

The quiet resistance of a Palestinian village

THE QUIET RESISTANCE OF A PALESTINIAN VILLAGE

Situated in one of the world's most volatile regions, the Palestinian village of Battir occupies a unique position in the West Bank. During...

 
 
 

WHAT NETFLIX DID NEXT: SEXTUPLETS & CHRISTINA MILIAN

Falling Inn Love Props to the premise of this film for its naked, shameless schmaltz: a burnt-out city gal in San Francisco unlucky...

GREAT BRITAIN AND THE TOXIC MYTH OF VIRTUOUS ORIGIN

Putting the ‘Great' back into Great Britain. This was the rallying cry of the Brexit vote. But what had diminished Britain's greatness?...

 
 
 

METRONOMY ARE BACK, BUT THEY'RE NOT SURE WHY

For all his urbanity and associations with metropolitan Paris, Metronomy's Joseph Mount is still a west country boy at heart. Having...

Peace is offering Colombia's coffee trade a chance to grow

PEACE IS OFFERING COLOMBIA'S COFFEE TRADE A CHANCE TO GROW

Juan David Agudelo clings tightly to the back of a jeep bouncing out of Buenavista, a colourful coffee village situated on the edge...

 
 
 
The true impact of big tobacco, in photos

THE TRUE IMPACT OF BIG TOBACCO, IN PHOTOS

Every year, nearly 6 trillion cigarettes are smoked around the world by over 1 billion people. Roughly 20% of the world's population...

Rae Smith is pushing the boundaries of who skate is for

RAE SMITH IS PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES OF WHO SKATE IS FOR

On a graffiti-covered skate spot in north London, skater Rae Smith is eating toast on a nearby patch of grass. With her shaved head,...

 
 
 

BRAZIL'S INDIGENOUS PEOPLE STAND ON THE BRINK OF DISASTER

Brazil's indigenous people are resilient. In the face of hundreds of years of contact, colonisation, and conflict, they have maintained...

JOHNNY MARR: ‘THE YOUNGER GENERATION GIVES ME HOPE'

Johnny Marr needs no further introduction - he is Johnny Marr, after all. But a brief recap is certainly in order for a career that...

 
 
 

BRAZIL'S INDIGENOUS PEOPLE STAND ON THE BRINK OF DISASTER

Brazil's indigenous people are resilient. In the face of hundreds of years of contact, colonisation, and conflict they have maintained...

Rae Smith is pushing the boundaries of who skate is for

RAE SMITH IS PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES OF WHO SKATE IS FOR

On a graffiti-covered skate spot in north London, skater Rae Smith is eating toast on a nearby patch of grass. With her shaved head,...

 
 
 



Tottenham 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news...

Tottenham 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news, stadium

Tottenham are engaged in a crucial season for Mauricio Pochettino as he seeks to end his trophy drought - but things have not quite gone to plan. The Argentine has done a... Read more ...

Arsenal give up two-goal lead in Watford draw

Arsenal give up two-goal lead in Watford draw

Watford Arsenal 2 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Arsenal let a two goal lead slip to draw 2-2 against Watford at... Read more ...

Trump says the US is 'locked and loaded' after drone attack on Saudi oil fields

Trump says the US is 'locked and loaded' after drone attack on Saudi oil fields

The President tweeted: 'Saudi Arabia oil supply was attacked. There is reason to believe that we know the culprit, are locked and loaded depending on verification.' Read more ...

England win fifth Ashes Test but urn returns to Australia in drawn series

England win fifth Ashes Test but urn returns to Australia in drawn series

England beat Australia in the fifth Ashes Test to ensure the series finished 2-2. Read more ...

Sir Rod Stewart has beaten prostate cancer after secret three year battle

Sir Rod Stewart has beaten prostate cancer after secret three year battle

ROD Stewart has revealed he's beaten prostate cancer after a secret three year struggle. The 74-year-old was diagnosed in February 2016 after a routine appointment and is now... Read more ...

Strictly star Catherine Tyldesley's husband says he is prepared for infamous...

Strictly star Catherine Tyldesley's husband says he is prepared for infamous 'curse'

The Coronation Street star has been partnered with South African dancer Johannes Radebe and will be hitting the dance floor for the live shows from Saturday Read more ...

Attack that wiped out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production came from Iran...

Attack that wiped out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production came from Iran, US official says

The attack on two major Saudi oil facilities that knocked out half of the country's oil production appears to have come from Iran instead of the Yemeni Houthi group that... Read more ...

Boris Johnson promises 'huge progress' in EU Brexit deal as he readies to...

Boris Johnson promises 'huge progress' in EU Brexit deal as he readies to tackle Juncker

BORIS JOHNSON “passionately” believes he can seal a new Brexit deal after giving clear indications an agreement is close. Read more ...

Family pay tribute to 21-year-old woman who died after being found wounded...

Family pay tribute to 21-year-old woman who died after being found wounded in the street

The family of a 21-year-old woman who died after being found injured on the streets of Huddersfield last week have described her as 'the brightest star of them all'. Read more ...

Rachel Riley and Gary Lineker spearhead campaign to encourage fans to mute...

Rachel Riley and Gary Lineker spearhead campaign to encourage fans to mute trolls online

Rachel Riley and other celebrities have pledged not to share the social media abuse they receive from trolls. The Countdown presenter has been a victim of anti-Semitic posts. Read more ...