Wolfgang Tillmans On Why Brexit Is the Most Monumental Event in Modern History

The photographer took us around his landmark new exhibition at Tate Modern, "2017".


Why Empathy Is Dangerous

Yale psychologist Professor Paul Bloom tells us why empathy can lead to war, manipulation and "stupid decisions".


What the Left Can Learn from the Alt Right

Death to the fact check.


Is It Possible to Cure Prejudice and Racism?

We spoke to a researcher who found a very simple method when it comes to battling discrimination.


Which Philosophy Can Best Explain 2016?

And maybe give us some hope for the future.


If This Was the Year of 'Realizing Stuff', What Did We Realize?

We all took the piss out of Kylie Jenner when she said 2016 would be the year of “just realizing stuff.” How foolish we were.


Populism Barely Got Started in 2016 – Just Wait Until Next Year

Across Europe, right-wing populists look set to score big electoral victories, meaning an already limping European liberalism may be over by 2017.


I Went to the World's Biggest Lego Store to Take Back Control of My Life

I built a haven from Brexit Britain in Leicester Square's massive new toy shop.


The Great British Boycott: Migrants Are Planning to Abandon Their Jobs for the Day to Protest Brexit Racism

We spoke to the guy behind "A Day Without Us", who wants to highlight the positive impact of migrants in the UK.


The Hangover News

This weekend, a St Petersburg-based furniture manufacturer has started marketing a children's cot modelled on the Buk missile launcher, it was reported that Trump "might have avoided paying income tax for 18 years", demonstrators staged a "die-in...


How an Essex New Town Became a Media Focus for Suspected Hate Crimes

When recent news spread of two separate attacks in Harlow – one fatal – the town found itself at the centre of a media circus framed around race and deprivation.


What's Up With Brexit? An Update

Brexit. Means. Brexit. But what does it all mean so far?