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.
05 June 2015 07:15 PM
Addiction to cigarettes is harming children in low-income homes and they have no choice in the matter
29 May 2015 06:26 PM
We must re-engage young people in our democracy, and learn some lessons from the SNP’s stunning success.
22 May 2015 06:20 PM
When corporations behave badly we have the power to bring them down by removing their life blood, but we rarely exercise it
15 May 2015 08:30 PM
Medication has reached a shocking level in the UK: the NHS in England dishes out 2.7 million items every single day
08 May 2015 06:28 PM
If he truly cares about Britain, Cameron needs to find a way to listen to other points of view and to move to consensus rather than confrontation
Cameron, Miliband and Clegg could learn a thing or two about talking to the public from three passionate women
01 May 2015 07:25 PM
The best communicators in the debate in that hall in Leeds were the amateurs, the ordinary folk sitting in the audience
24 April 2015 05:12 PM
The latest fatwa has been slapped on singer Jamelia
Either the Queen thinks that only one in 24 Britons are women, or her Order of Merit is appallingly backward
17 April 2015 05:40 PM
There’s nothing wrong in recognising the most distinguished minds in our society, but there's obviously been a huge oversight here
03 April 2015 07:20 PM
New laws are supposed to protect us from internet trolling, but they will be totally ineffective
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
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 1 Refugee crisis: Sweden the only European country with a majority favourable towards non-EU immigration
- 2 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 3 Malnourished two-year-old found being breastfed by dog in Chile
- 4 Bob Geldof offers to take four refugee families into his home 'immediately' as he condemns humanitarian crisis as a ‘f**king disgrace'
- 5 YouTube video shows woman verbally abusing takeaway staff 'because they used green peppers'