Analysis

Media literacy is the only thing standing in the way of the next Andrew Tate
Bejay Mulenga

Media literacy is the only thing standing in the way of the next Andrew Tate

One of the best ways to protect children from online misinformation peddled by bad actors is to teach them media literacy, says Bejay Mulenga of charity The Student View

Bloody Sunday: Why we need the human stories that history textbooks leave out
Julieann Campbell

Bloody Sunday: Why we need the human stories that history textbooks leave out

Author and poet Julieann Campbell’s book On Bloody Sunday features interviews with people who were there. She hopes it will address the misconceptions

Jeremy Hunt has shown our leaders are all out of ideas. Might be time to ask a chimp what to do
Paul McNamee

Jeremy Hunt has shown our leaders are all out of ideas. Might be time to ask a chimp what to do

This week the chancellor took to Instagram and Twitter to call for new policy ideas ahead of the spring budget. We’re now at the crowdsourcing stage of national governance, writes Big Issue editor Paul McNamee

Menopause policies would keep women in work. Why won’t the government listen?
Elizabeth Carr-Ellis

Menopause policies would keep women in work. Why won’t the government listen?

Renewable energy: How does the UK compare to other countries?
Renewable Energy

Renewable energy: How does the UK compare to other countries?

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Will there be a general strike in 2023?
Industrial action

Will there be a general strike in 2023?

The UK needs a national energy advice service
Energy advice

The UK needs a national energy advice service

Police have no place in our schools
Dr Shabna Begum

Police have no place in our schools

What do disability rights experts make of government plans to boost employment?
Employment

What do disability rights experts make of government plans to boost employment?

5 key takeaways from a damning review of the government’s net zero progress
Net Zero

5 key takeaways from a damning review of the government’s net zero progress

Tory MP slammed for claiming people can save money with Tesco weetabix and 10p worth of milk
Cost of living crisis

Tory MP slammed for claiming people can save money with Tesco weetabix and 10p worth of milk

Even funding the NHS properly won’t solve all the problems caused by austerity
Jaimie Kaffash

Even funding the NHS properly won’t solve all the problems caused by austerity

How much does the NHS cost the UK compared to healthcare spending in other countries?
NHS crisis

How much does the NHS cost the UK compared to healthcare spending in other countries?

What an unnervingly viral map of housing data can tell us about UK politics
Jonn Elledge

What an unnervingly viral map of housing data can tell us about UK politics

Extinction Rebellion says ‘we quit’ – why radical eco-activism has a short shelf life
Marc Hudson

Extinction Rebellion says ‘we quit’ – why radical eco-activism has a short shelf life

4 big issues Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer failed to address in their speeches
Politics

4 big issues Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer failed to address in their speeches

Let’s not get distracted by Rishi Sunak’s rabbit
Paul McNamee

Let’s not get distracted by Rishi Sunak’s rabbit

Rishi Sunak’s answer to the NHS crisis, sky-high energy bills and widespread strikes? More maths!
Rose Morelli

Rishi Sunak’s answer to the NHS crisis, sky-high energy bills and widespread strikes? More maths!

As more children wait for mental health treatment, we need to remember teachers are not social workers
Louisa Rose

As more children wait for mental health treatment, we need to remember teachers are not social workers

Austerity has its own life – here’s how it lives on in future generations
Sarah Marie Hall

Austerity has its own life – here’s how it lives on in future generations

Strikes will have a seismic impact for UK workers in 2023
James Meadway

Strikes will have a seismic impact for UK workers in 2023

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The Environment Act targets have been published. So what do they really mean?
Environment Act

The Environment Act targets have been published. So what do they really mean?

Hints of Scrooge at the Arts Council of England
Music

Hints of Scrooge at the Arts Council of England

Affordable housing is in short supply – here’s what other countries are doing about it
Housing

Affordable housing is in short supply – here’s what other countries are doing about it

Postal strikes dates: When are the Royal Mail walkouts this December 2022 and why?
Strikes

Postal strikes dates: When are the Royal Mail walkouts this December 2022 and why?