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Can rightwingers be funny?

Steve Parry’s latest column from the November edition of New Internationalist magazine.

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Net gains for politicians

Steve Parry explains why politicians and the internet don’t get on. PLUS: Polyp’s Big Bad World cartoon.

Filed in: Politics and Technology

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In the eye of a Twitter storm

Steve Parry experiences Trolling and is still recovering.

Filed in: Technology

Columnists can damage your health

Why Steve Parry doesn’t like newspaper columnists.

Filed in: Media

School places scramble shows snobbery at its worst

Steve Parry decries an application process more cut-throat than a Dads’ egg-and-spoon race on sports day.

Filed in: Children, Education, England and Sweden

Mandela, my hero!

The current ‘beatification’ of Mandela is an attempt to neutralize his political legacy, says Steve Parry.

Filed in: Politics and South Africa

It’s party time!

Steve Parry on the similarities between party politics and enforced group celebration and why the Left has a thirst for something different.

Filed in: Activism and Politics

Why can’t the 1% play nicely?

The people who would have been labelled bullies in school are described as captains of industry in the adult world, says Steve Parry.

Filed in: Children and Society

A froth-free latte stirred with politics

A new leftwing café gives Steve Parry a break from empty consumerism and massive cups.

Comedy for a cause

Pitfalls can await the unsuspecting comic, especially at benefit gigs, writes Steve Parry.

Not in front of the children!

Steve Parry’s daughter is being brought up in a radical household. But could this tactic backfire?

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