Archie Bland joined the Independent in 2008. After stints as foreign editor, Saturday editor and deputy editor, he was appointed as senior writer in 2013.
16 June 2014 05:08 PM
Even the calmest looking ducks are paddling like maniacs under the water
15 June 2014 12:00 AM
14 June 2014 12:00 AM
The MP for Walthamstow is tipped for a bright future on the Labour front benches, maybe even as leader...provided that she can take her eye off her phone for long enough
Rod Liddle gives his critics plenty of reasons to dislike him - but why does he seem to loathe himself so much?
12 June 2014 09:15 PM
08 June 2014 12:00 AM
01 June 2014 12:00 AM
Joshua Ferris’ first novel, Then We Came to the End, was narrated in the first person plural; his second, The Unnamed, centred on a character who wound up in a bitter Socratic dialogue with his own body. With all that in mind, readers who note the conventional middle-aged dentist at the heart of To Rise Again at a Decent Hour and hope for a more stable sense of character may initially feel some relief.
01 June 2014 12:00 AM
A ‘sharing economy’ means that we can have it all – but we may miss out on the thrill of the unexpected
25 May 2014 12:00 AM
17 May 2014 12:00 AM
10 May 2014 08:00 PM
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
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- 4 Martha Stewart accuses Snoop Dogg of 'smoking for four hours' during Justin Bieber Roast
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