Comment pieces

Examples of my comment pieces

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I feel closer to family living abroad than ever before – we now understand the importance of staying in touch (The i):

I’m writing post-lockdown resolutions to give me a clearer vision of what I want for the future (The i):

Despite its glamour, Bridgerton’s social restrictions and promenades in parks feel very close to home (The i):

Hanukkah is very different this year, but the festival means more to me than ever before (The i):

Psychologists say cities are as kind to strangers as villages – I’m not surprised (The i):

I’m delighted a local newspaper has dropped ‘Dear Sir’ from its letters page (The i):

I can’t wait to wear fun, impractical clothes again, after a year in greyish leggings

Examples of comment pieces I commissioned

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We will always remember the language of touch – Susie Dent –

Our museums are full of stolen colonial loot – let’s face up to our shameful history and give it back – Yasmin Alibhai-Brown:

‘It is devastating to see how hopeless she is’: Detaining people with special needs is inhumane – Ian Birrell –

The government is bracing itself to become more unpopular this Winter, with Covid-19, unemployment and Brexit – Katy Balls –

Response to Beyoncé’s Black is King album shows there is no such thing as a singular black experience – Yomi Adegoke –


Boden: Why we have gone sequin-free this Christmas –

How is the fashion industry measuring up on ESG? – Simon Kerr-Davis, employment counsel, Linklaters Diversity Faculty –