“Talking about the fact that we are in a universal, global story of privilege and unaccountability, in which some countries are doing better than others, but that we won’t resolve any of the important issues unless we work together. This is what I feel most passionate about.” Guinevere Poncia caught up with Helen Pankhurst, women’s rights activist and an expert in international development, ahead of her appearance at the Cheltenham Literature Festival.
"He made every effort to distance himself from past comments, deleting a total of 40,000 tweets, yet fears remained that someone capable of articulating such opinions in the first place held values completely at odds with the task in hand." Read more here about the controversial decision to appoint Toby Young to the new university regular, and his subsequent resignation, here.
"We’re not going to be bound by set ideas of how you do politics." Sophie Walker is the leader of the Women's Equality Party, read our interview with her here.