Column written for The Guardian, on the Trojan Horse of Brexit and Boris, that contains as yet unknown policies and dangers.
Blogpost on the hellish election campaign season, at Goldsmiths Political Economy Research Centre.
Comment piece published in The Guardian, on the election and the end of liberalism.
I was asked to review the Labour manifesto for The Guardian Review, alongside other writers on the other manifestos.
Review of Irrationality: A History of the Dark Side of Reason by Justin E. H. Smith, published in the LRB.
Column, coinciding with Conservative Party conference, published in The Guardian.
I reviewed The Madness of Crowds by Douglas Murray for The Guardian Review.
Long Read published in the Guardian, on the ‘bias’ wars that now dominate our public sphere, and the challenge posed by ‘big data’ to the traditional media.
Article published in The London Review of Books, on Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Dominic Cummings.
I have a new paper published in the open access journal, Ephemera, on pulse-rate, wearable technology, real-time data and managerial efforts to ‘govern by rhythm’.
The LRB has published a round-table of contributions on the current crisis of British politics. I’ve focused on the worrying degree to which the radical right has now pulled away from the rest of the political spectrum, turning against compromise, parliament and Whitehall.
Blogpost for PERC, looking at the propaganda and enforced optimism, which are central to the new Conservative Brexit strategy.