9 August 2018

The dystopia of the child-protection industry

From Norway to Britain, more kids are being seized from their parents.

19 January 2018

We don’t need a minister for loneliness

Therapeutic policies fuel the problems they set out to solve.

28 March 2017

The dark side of the happiness industry

Wellbeing advocates essentially tell us to be happy with our lot.

8 January 2013

Happiness is... learning to live with TINA

The politics of happiness encourages us to accept our lot, breathing life back into the patronising idea that you can be ‘poor but happy’.

5 March 2012

The myth of the workshy Greek

Ashley Frawley reports from Greece on the reality of the economic crisis: millions of people working hard for low pay or no pay.