last week in art
Banksy Is Offering Free Art to Anyone Who Votes Against Britain’s Conservatives [UPDATED]
Bristol-area residents just have to take a picture of their ballot to receive a limited edition "souvenir" in the mail—gratis.
Canada’s New Conservative Leader Is Pro-Pipeline and Anti-Carbon Tax
We looked into Andrew Scheer’s take on environmental issues. Here’s what we found.
Eating Every Sausage Roll and Cornish Pasty I Could Find in a Suburban Gas Station
Ginsters readymade sausage rolls and Cornish pasties are a British petrol station staple. I set myself the challenge of eating the entire range of pastry-flaked meat tubes—in a Shell garage forecourt, obviously.
Europe: The Final Countdown
How to Hold Politicians Accountable Without Being a Total Dick
Everyone's angry, and thanks to the internet, it's never been easier to express that anger.
How Scotland Could Ruin Theresa May's Career as British Prime Minster
Keeping Scotland part of the UK will be one of the prime minister's biggest challenges.
Spanish People Celebrate an Election Result That Changed Absolutely Nothing
The second Spanish general election in a year also resulted in a stalemate.
Davit Ruiz, Words by Gonzalo Herrera
Blackmail, Threats, and Fear: Young Tories Discuss the UK Conservative Party Bullying Scandal
After a young Conservative Party member killed himself in September, the spotlight has been thrown on a poisonous culture in the party's youth wing.
A Conversation with the Architect of the UK's First Nationwide AIDS Campaign
In 1987, the former Conservative health secretary in the UK commissioned the controversial "Don't Die of Ignorance" advertisements. Treatment has changed for the better since then, but the man who designed the campaign says there's still a lot of work...
William Fairman and Max Gogarty
Inside the First Standoff Between the Canadian Media and the Trudeau Government
Canada's new government is limiting reporters' access in much the same way its predecessor did.
This Guy Created a Petition to Rename Calgary’s Airport After Stephen Harper
The Conservatives lost the election, but Ezra Levant thinks the recently unseated Canadian prime minister deserves an airport named after him.
The Most Loathsome Winners and Losers of the Canadian Election
Some of them won. Some of them lost. But they're all losers to us.
How Canadians Learned to Stop Worrying and Vote for Justin Trudeau
After a long, strange, and scandal-filled campaign season, Canadians gave the Liberal Party a massive, unexpected victory.