- August 10, 2017
There was a time, not that long ago in fact, when ‘liberals’ and ‘leftists’ were blamed for the rise of Brexit and Donald Trump. We – the ‘latte-drinking metropolitan elite’ had been too arrogant, the argument ran. We hadn’t listened to ‘ordinary people’. We’d become complacent and detached from...
- November 06, 2016
I’ve been very lucky these last few days. On Thursday I was part of a panel at the Royal College of Art in London discussing culture, cultural identity and political crisis in a ‘borderless world.’ I was blown away by the passion, eloquence and thoughtfulness of my fellow panel members and so many of the...