Sam Kriss

Pizza

Pizza Is a Sandwich

The truth will set you free.
Drew Brown
5.5.17
Stuff

How Marine Le Pen Dominated Her Andrew Marr Interview

And why that can't happen again.
Sam Kriss
11.14.16
News

Why Marching in an Anti-Nuclear Rally Is Both Logical and Completely Futile

It feels stupid to have to set out the case against Trident, Britain's massive "nuclear deterrent"—mostly, let's not kill ourselves and everyone we love.
Sam Kriss, Photos: Chris Bethell
2.28.16
News

The UK's New VIP Visa Lounge in a Dubai Mall Sums Up Britain's Hypocrisy

A "platinum lounge" has opened at a Dubai mall's UK visa application center, with snacks, WiFi, and queue-jumping. Could there be anything more un-British?
Sam Kriss
1.24.16
News

What We Learned from Left-Wing Politics in 2015

Left-wing politicians and parties had a pretty exciting 2015 in terms of winning elections, but everything they hate is still very much around.
Sam Kriss
12.23.15
News

Scapegoating Refugees for the Paris Attacks Is for Idiots

The knee-jerk assumption that refugees are responsible for the terror in France is moronic and disturbing.
Sam Kriss
11.23.15
Stuff

Emojis Are the Most Advanced Form of Language Known to Man

Oxford Dictionaries naming the "Face with Tears of Joy" emoji as Word of the Year 2015 does not signal the death of culture.
Sam Kriss
11.18.15
News

Is Israel Trying to Spark an Intifada?

The Israeli government insists that it wants peace more than anything, but its actions can seem deliberately provocative.
Sam Kriss
10.20.15
Europe: The Final Countdown

The EU Referendum Is Just a Civil War Between Britain's Business Class

There's one question framing the debate: What's best not for the people of Britain, but for their bosses?
Sam Kriss
10.13.15
News

Reasons Why the Nuclear Destruction of Life on Earth Is Good for the British Economy

The fiery death of humanity could eliminate the deficit crisis and be a boon to British workers.
Sam Kriss
10.2.15
Film

Why Do Some People Hate the Minions So Much?

If you're infuriated by stuff for children, it might be because you're not actually all that sure how far above it you really are.
Sam Kriss
7.13.15
News

How Five More Years of Tory Rule Will Change Britain for the Worse

Changes in the economy don't just wreck lives; they can alter the structure of how we see the world around us.
Sam Kriss
5.18.15