Pussy Riot in court
Daniil Kharms, who died in his cell in the psychiatric ward of Leningrad Prison no. 1 in 1942
What happened today was absurd. With the farcical Pussy Riot trial, and the two year sentence handed down to Maria Alyokhina, Yekaterina Samutsevich, and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, the Russian state has once again demonstrated
Hosni Mubarak and Tony Balir

This one goes out to Tony Blair, who today called Hosni Mubarak 'courageous' and 'a force for good'. He won't get it, though he'll pretend to know why it's funny. It's from

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A man with a megaphone

 Flying Close to the Sun: My Life and Times as a Weatherman : Cathy Wilkerson

[UK: Seven Stories Press January 2011]

The block of West 11th St between Fifth and Sixth avenues in New York’s Greenwich Village is lined by elegant nineteenth-century houses.

Hrant Dink

 I arrived today in Istanbul, for the European Writers Parliament. I'm scheduled to give one of the opening addresses tomorrow, which I'll post here after I've given it. There's already controversy, as VS

Arundhati Roy speaking


[This message from Arundhati Roy arrived in my inbox this morning. The allegation that the news media is colluding with those orchestrating the violence is extremely serious and requires a response.] 

 A mob of
Labour party poster from 1957 - Everyone, yes everyone, will be better of under Labour

 The Guardian has published a series of reflections by novelists on the New Labour era. Will Self, Sue Townsend, Peter Akinti, Andrew O'Hagan, Philip Pullman, Jonathan Coe, Helen Walsh and me. I'll post the full


A few days ago the Youth BNP’s charmless Billy Brit appeared in my Facebook feed. There was something both bizarre and inept about the clip: a pale cream sub-Sesame Street puppet speaks in a castrato voice before a backdrop that looks like it’s been set-dressed by the guy who does beheading


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