Thursday, 12 January 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's own goal

If you saw the photo that emerged on Tuesday of the snow monkey attempting unnatural congress with a deer, then..

By David Waywell


Friday, 6 January 2017

Why don't Americans care that Russia may have handpicked their president?

Returning to work after the Christmas and the New Year is always a matter of refamiliarising oneself with routines abandoned..

By David Waywell


Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Jeremy's New January Look

It really is the season to be jolly! Or, at least, time to be mildly optimistic about the months ahead...

By David Waywell


Friday, 16 December 2016

The Kingdom of Speech: Tom Wolfe's shot at unlocking the mystery of language

Over the festive period, Reaction authors are writing in with their favourite books from 2016 that they feel would make..

By David Waywell


Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Time to get real about fake news

It is vital at the start to remind ourselves that satire offers an important perspective on those in power. Forget..

By David Waywell


Tuesday, 6 December 2016

The 48% are no longer an irrelevance

St. Louis, Missouri, 1879. A chemist called Joseph Lawrence invents a new surgical antiseptic that he doesn’t quite know how..

By David Waywell


Tuesday, 29 November 2016

The ain't punk rock: politics and dissent in a post-punk world

Punk was always something we felt more than we ever really knew; certainly more about attitude than it was really..

By David Waywell


Friday, 25 November 2016

Please take a seat: stop making 'standing up' the new 'sitting down'

Have you noticed how standing up is suddenly in fashion? People perched atop their ankles are now everywhere you look...

By David Waywell


Wednesday, 9 November 2016

10 reasons to feel cheerful if your world has just gone mad

1. For the majority of his life, Donald Trump was a Democrat. He has never been part of America’s right...

By David Waywell