Tola Onanuga / August 23, 2019
From facial recognition to virtual assistants, our ability to remain truly private is steadily narrowing. But that doesn't mean we're powerless
Jason Reed / August 23, 2019
Despite what Corbyn might imply, British democracy is good at knocking back populist insurgents—as the career of Britain's most actually Trump-like politician makes clear...
Jonathan Lis / August 22, 2019
The time for Boris Johnson's opponents to stop fighting each other, and start fighting the approaching Brexit calamity, is long overdue
Prospect Team / August 21, 2019
Will Boris Johnson succeed where Theresa May and David Cameron failed?
James Devey / August 21, 2019
A vote of no confidence in Boris Johnson's government could take place after recess. But what does that mean—and who might win it?
Penny Andrews / August 20, 2019
For most, donating to a crowdfunder is a way to back a beloved artist, or help a friend with extortionate medical bills. But what happens when things go wrong?
Jason Murugesu / August 20, 2019
Research funding cuts, new reporting regulations and differences in each police force's approach are all worrying experts—and raising doubts about the future of justice in Britain
Siobhán Fenton / August 19, 2019
For Leavers, a trade deal with America is the holy grail. But senators on both sides of the house say they will refuse to back it if the Good Friday Agreement is threatened
The rebranding of second jobs as "side hustles" has enabled us to ignore the serious problems of a society where regular working hours are no longer enough
Arianne Shahvisi / August 19, 2019
The revelations of MeToo and the rise of strongman leaders has turned the internet in-joke into a foundation for political movement