A few years ago, I was in the Vatican, gazing up at the Sistine Chapel. My boyfriend at the time sensed my angst. He looked at me, disappointed, and said, 'You're thinking of how you can take a selfie, aren't you?' I was
Still angry and abusive after all these years, the rapper really needs to change the record
Getting to this point has taken two years. Two years of campaigning by a husband who must so often have felt he was stumbling around in the dark
It isn’t the socially accepted norm for new fathers to talk about their feelings, but a world where dads’ groups invaded coffee shops and talked about the sheer terror of it all would help everyone in the end
My own family were exiled from Iran because my father made a joke in a newspaper column, but in very different circumstances. And there are times when a burqa joke is genuinely funny – but not in the case of Boris’s
For too long the same bunch have prowled around the festival dictating what we should and shouldn't talk about in order to meet their approval. If you're working class or BAME, then you'd better be their kind of working class or BAME. We need a coup
Follow every kick, slip, tackle and turn of England's semi-final match against Croatia in Moscow
Follow every twist and turn of England's quarter-final match against Sweden in Samara
Why are we denying our past? Why do we dream that our children will be better off by shielding them from it?
I’ve watched the clip about 20 times so far. Brexit was almost worth it for this moment
Grime has given a voice to a generation which doesn’t have the privilege of choosing to be apolitical
I'm not saying you should invite a rat to dinner and have him crash on the sofa rather than get a night bus home; I'm just saying don't taser it for laughs when you know your audience is very young and possibly very stupid
Neena Lall, the headteacher of a school in East London, has been overruled after attempting to ban the hijab for under-eights. It's not right; we have to be allowed to criticise and remain tolerant at the same time without being called 'racist'
Imagine if we allowed ourselves the freedom to accept that love doesn't die if someone else sees your partner’s bits
Rather than infantilising young people, acknowledging that adolescence runs on until our twenties will perhaps allow us to give our much-maligned youth a bit of breathing space and understanding. I was prone to a bit of tantrumming well into my twenties
‘Well, I was going to vote Leave but then some people on Twitter called me a ‘racist sack of sh*t’ and I thought I must vote Remain and also join Help Refugees,’ said nobody, ever