A former editor of The Independent on Sunday, Janet Street-Porter is now the paper’s editor-at-large. As a journalist and broadcaster she has had an innovative and groundbreaking career in television, creating programmes for the BBC, Channel 4 and LWT, for which she has won a Bafta and the Prix Italia. She is also vice president of the Rambler’s Association.
27 March 2015 06:34 PM
It’s easy to sneer and knock Brand’s musings, but too much emphasis is placed on being 'constructive' in arguments
13 March 2015 05:35 PM
When I was young discipline started at home, long before school
06 March 2015 06:48 PM
More than 32,000 people are addicted to codeine alone in the UK
27 February 2015 03:56 PM
High-profile women over 50 generally start to fade out of the nation’s consciousness, whereas men can go on
20 February 2015 05:27 PM
Too often politicians speak and we don’t understand what language they are using
13 February 2015 07:14 PM
I once worked in a tax office. It was chaos
The CEO of Twitter is right – the site does 'suck' at protecting its users from trolls. But what can we do?
06 February 2015 06:38 PM
Twitter trolls will never go away, so you might as well get used to them – or just log off
In its headlong rush to make a profit, our education system is in danger of ignoring its main purpose
30 January 2015 06:40 PM
If you treat health and education like profit-making businesses, income and cash flow are what drive you, not social need
The Church of England doesn’t like to get its hands dirty by touching women – even though we’re the ones who most keep up the faith
23 January 2015 05:21 PM
More women than men now believe in God or the afterlife, so why is the Church so reluctant to reach out to us?
For all the medical advances, we can’t escape death. That’s why I’d rather live well than live forever
16 January 2015 06:12 PM
Should everyone have access to drugs costing hundreds of thousands of pounds that just delay the inevitable? It's a difficult decision
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 1 Vladimir Putin says Russia will fight for the right of Palestinians to their own state
- 2 Ohio Democrat Teresa Fedor speaks out during abortion debate to reveal she has been raped – and is interrupted by laughter from Republicans
- 3 Germanwings plane crash: I have depression. That doesn't make me a psychopath
- 4 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 5 The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat