It was this simple fact: I got an iPhone.Having survived for longer than any human should on phones with no internet, I felt I was due my portion of connectivity and technology. I'd served my time.If only... More

Russell Brand - capturer of hearts, master of language, bamboozeler of minds. If you haven’t seen his interview with Jeremy Paxman on Newsnight this week then you probably haven’t been on the internet.Watch... More

The easiest thing to do when watching EDL Girls: Don’t call me racist on BBC 3 last night would have been to laugh. Take 18 year-old Amanda: the girl who called a night at the pub with the EDL, ‘Literally…the... More

Let me give you two pictures of youth work from the world of architecture. The first is this; youth work as a buttress. A buttress is something that is built up around a structure to support it and hold... More