Julia Llewellyn Smith

The lure of totalitarianism

"Across the Western world, friends and families have fallen out over their diverging views on the populism that has flourished in the past two decades"

The Amazon jungle

The way Amazon has profited from the Covid-19 crisis is simply another example of how — in just a quarter of a century — its tentacles have insidiously coiled themselves around virtually every aspect of our lives

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"
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