The Yes Men bring biting, anti-corporate satire to the trading floors and boardrooms of unsuspecting businesses. What are they up to? An interview.
I’ve produced a lot of words over the last two decades. This is not an archive of all of them, but you might call it the edited highlights.
It includes reportage from Britain and the wider world, book reviews, interviews, debates, talks and other ephemera, culled from Fleet Street papers, magazines, books, the programmes of plays, websites and more.
Some time ago I also put together some advice for writers, and thoughts on the writing life.
An interview with Noam Chomsky, godfather of political dissent
How the market neutered the ANC almost as effectively as apartheid.
An interview with French rebel farmer Jose Bove
An on-the-ground report from the protests against the G8 in Italy in July 2001
An interview with naturalist and film-maker Sir David Attenborough
Whatever happened to the road protesters?
The recent Prague protests were the birth pangs of a new politics.
The Indian Himalayan Kingdom of Ladakh is negotiating with the modern world.
An interview with Booker Prize-winning author and activist Arundhati Roy