Woolwich Riots Slideshow

In the aftermath of the destruction wreaked in south-east London in early August, Standpoint contributor Peter Whittle returned to his hometown with photographer Malcolm Crowthers. He found a community torn apart by multiculturalism, one he barely recognised from his childhood.

Read his piece here.

All photographs by Malcolm Crowthers. http://www.malcolmcrowthers.com/

An autumn note

“For many, the end of this uneasy year cannot come quickly enough”

An ordinary killing

Ian Cobain’s book uses the killing of Millar McAllister to paint a meticulous portrait of the Troubles

Greater—not wiser

John Mullan elucidates the genius of Charles Dickens