What Next After Coronavirus: the good, the bad, and the ugly

What Next After Coronavirus: the good, the bad, and the ugly

Recently I was invited to speak at a meeting What Next After Coronavirus: The Good, The Bad the Ugly hosted by Kensal & Kilburn Better 2020. It was hosted by Melissa Benn, Ed Miliband, Christine Berry, Hilary Cottom and Anita Whittaker. You can see the video here:...
Vale Peter Tonoli

Vale Peter Tonoli

It’s a tragedy to lose someone prematurely, and it’s particularly painful when that person has been such an active and committed member of the digital rights community. I met Peter Tonoli over a decade ago, and throughout that time, he was a constant...
We keep you alive

We keep you alive

A SURPRISING NUMBER OF PEOPLE start their working life at McDonald’s. Paul Ryan claimed flipping burgers was central to his understanding of the American Dream. Pharrell Williams was fired three times from the chain. James Franco penned a mildly off-putting love...
The secret misfortune of the lucky country

The secret misfortune of the lucky country

At 10am on a Saturday, the Epping Shopping Plaza is bustling with screaming children, pensioners pushing their shopping jeeps, and parents waiting impatiently as coffee machines whir. Waxy supermarket produce gleams under fluorescent lights, home wares are stacked...