THERE IS MORE than an journalistically opportunist link between Mandela's death and the recent nomination for Secularist of the Year to a Muslim organization one of whose founding members is Lapido Trustee Ghayasuddin Siddiqui - but you'll have to read to the end to find it.
Ghayas and I are involved in an ever-fascinating on-going conversation.Read more »
THE RELIGION gravy-train is beginning to roll.Read more »
Preparing my speech for tonight at the National Liberal Club in London, where we are hosting our first event with foreign policy think tank, Henry Jackson Society, on Reporting the Middle East.
And even as I read to myself the story I intend to start with, I’m tearing up. Goodness this work snags at your heart.Read more »