Modern Slavery; an interview with a diamond dealer and the truth about your tech

I've always said if someone proposes to me with a diamond ring then the answer would have to be no. It would show that the person doesn't know me at all. 2 reasons: For me, a diamond represents capitalism at its worse. Diamonds are bought relatively cheaply from the mines, and it isn't until they…

The masculinity of violence

I just popped into the bank to put some money into an account, and it ended up being a bit of a weird and uncomfortable experience. I breathed a sigh of relief as I left the hot July streets of Madrid and felt the cool whir of the air-conditioning touch my sweaty little face. I…