What we're reading

17 Dec 2017

Some of the best articles from around the blogosphere this week.


Let Alabama be the inspiration the Democrats sorely need

Megan McGowan - Backbench


Harvey Weinstein Is My Monster Too

Salma Hayek - The New York Times


Grenfell inquiry must rise above revenge

Matthew Parris - The Sunday Times


On Safari: the forgotten way out of the poverty trap

Calum Henderson - Backbench


Inside Trump's Hour-by-Hour Battle for Self -Preservation

Maggie Haberman, Glenn Thrush and Peter Baker - The New York Times


This Christmas, I'm standing up to Zoella

Mark Piggot - The Spectator


Nigel Farage is the ultimate political fantasist 

Sam Bright - Backbench


Why Edmund Burke is a philosopher for our troubled times

Adrian Pabst - New Statesman


Vladimir Putin takes a victory lap in the Middle East

The Economist


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