JM Shaw

Cut Foreign Aid — And Make Poverty History

Britain's insistence on giving money we cannot afford to Africans who do not want it puts sentimentality before common sense

ONLINE ONLY: Education It’s Not

The author of a powerful new novel set in a comprehensive school explains why A-level results convey little about a pupil's education

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"