Monthly Archives: March 2014

The 25 club: a short history of youthful over-achievers

I turn 25 in a couple of weeks. For reasons I can’t quite explain, the imminent approach of this milestone has provoked a sadomasochistic urge to research and write about people who have achieved something exceptional by their 25th birthday. … Continue reading

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Generation Inequality

Inequality is experiencing something of a renaissance. After the end of the Cold War, the lesson learned by the Democrats under Clinton and then the Labour Party under Blair was that harping on about inequality was a sure-fire way to … Continue reading

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