Corbyn Reshuffle?

2 Jan

In today’s Guardian, political editor Toby Helm anticipates the replacement of Hilary Benn and Maria Eagle in an imminent reshuffle by Jeremy Corbyn. Such a reshuffle, Helm tells us, would be “high risk”; one likely outcome being the resignation of … Read More »

So lawyers do poetry now?

17 Dec

This September word broke of a letter to Turing from the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the HIV Medicine Association. It asked why the price of a dose of its HIV drug Daraprim had increased by 5,500% from $13.50 … Read More »

Reviews: Grandma; Red Rosa

16 Dec

Saw Grandma tonight and have to say I was underwhelmed. As vehicle for uncovering the high principles, low cunning and wrinkled foibles of septuagenarian feminist and hippie, academic and poet, lesbian and life-loving misanthrope, a picaresque day in the life … Read More »