I am so at home in Dublin, more than any other city, that I feel it has always been familiar to me. It took me years to see through its soft charm to its bitter prickly kernel - which I quite like too.

Issue 135, July 2021

Poor White Trash

How liberals in the US treated Bill Clinton’s accuser Paula Jones

Before the Deluge

A classic account of the life of a working class Parisian street

Priest of the Phallus

Lawrence’s skewed sexual politics and its legacy in the porn industry

Spanish Sketches

Orwell and the Spanish anarchists: not judging murder too severely