Gary Younge: On Writing About Gun Violence

Gary Younge’s Another Day in the Death of America is a meticulously researched and deeply human portrait of American childhood presided over by the long shadow of gun violence. We asked him about some of the most surprising elements of his investigation. What were the 5 things you found most surprising in researching and writing Another Day…

On Brexit: Shooting the Fox by Billy Bragg

In the second article in our Writers Respond series recording artist, performer and political campaigner Billy Bragg offers his view on Brexit. The result of the EU referendum has shattered Britain’s reputation as a stable, well-governed country. Like cowboy builders who unwittingly take out a supporting wall, the cowboy politicians of the Leave campaign seem caught unawares…