We are occupying decent homes to stop them being cleared for luxury housing, says Focus E15 Mothers
"America has an often contradictory environmental history; its ability to simultaneously celebrate and squander its natural resources"
The Union survived, but we’re still at odds on much. Dennis Skinner, John Lanchester and others contemplate where we go from here
"The Big Issue is part of the fabric of Britain, our vendors are key and valued parts of communities"
Defiance star Stephanie Leonidas talks gossip in the make-up chair, morphing into an angry girl and sexy extra-terrestrials
After 46 years of unconventional marriage to the late jazz great George, Diana Melly is quick-stepping her way through her later years
Academic and author Diane Atkinson has spent her professional life researching, writing and curating the lives of extraordinary women
Angela Flowers is a doyenne of the gallery world. More than 40 years ago, with no money, she took a massive leap into the unknown...
Former chair of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, Ruth Deech, 71, campaigns to make divorce less hard on women
"Bits of me don’t work so well," says Hay Festival chair Revel Guest, "but don’t force me into a retirement I don’t want"
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