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One of the most iconic memories of the first lockdown of the pandemic is the sound of applause echoing across our cities and towns...

How Airbnb and Uber use activist tactics that disguise their corporate lobbying as grassroots campaigns

What David Cameron once called “the far-too-cosy relationship between politics, government, business and money”, has been in the public eye thanks to his own lobbying on...

How Taiwan beat COVID-19

Taiwan has been widely applauded for its management of the pandemic, with one of the lowest per capita COVID-19 rates in the world and life on...

How the gig economy finally went into retreat

A loophole that many self-employed people have used to avoid paying income tax and national insurance in the UK has closed. After a yearlong...

Music recommendation algorithms are unfair to female artists, but we can fix that

These days, more and more people listen to music on streaming apps – in early 2020, 400 million people were subscribed to one. These platforms use...

Trump is building his own social media platform. Here’s why keeping it online will be a challenge

Having spent the early months of 2021 exiled from social media, Donald Trump may be set to make a return, circumventing his Twitter ban by creating...

Three ways employers could help fight vaccine skepticism

Ending the pandemic depends on achieving herd immunity, estimated at 70% or even 80% to 90% of a population. With some 30% of Americans telling pollsters they have no interest...

How men can be allies to women right now

Men are primarily responsible for violence against women and girls. All men, including those who are not perpetrating violence or abuse, have a responsibility...

3 ways to ensure wellness tourism provides a post-pandemic opportunity for the travel industry

The effects of COVID-19 vaccination programmes have led to a glimmer of hope that some of the things we used to enjoy may soon be...

How to deal with a year of accumulated WFH burnout

Over the past year, our lives have seen extensive changes which have led to many of us feeling a sense of exhaustion and burnout. The luckiest...

As killings, beatings and disappearances escalate, what’s the end game in Myanmar?

Myanmar’s military appears to be testing out a range of vicious tactics in the hope something will stem the protest movements that have embroiled...

How a ‘feminist’ foreign policy would change the world

The Biden administration has a woman, Vice President Kamala Harris, in its second-highest position, and 61% of White House appointees are women. Now, it has declared...

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