Max Benwell is Writer and Commissioning Editor at Independent Voices.
21 May 2015 02:05 PM
Personally I don't see why Bahar Mustafa should lose her job over it – it's ironic, funny and thought-provoking
17 April 2015 03:05 PM
I can see why you’d want to a record abuse so the perpetrator can be punished, but the fact that she filmed and uploaded it herself makes it all a bit weird
'Take that, Fink!': Why Ed Miliband's first political victory in ages makes me feel uncharacteristically hopeful and aggressive
12 February 2015 06:20 PM
Like many people I've despaired at how weird and ineffective Miliband is, but could he finally be turning it around?
22 January 2015 12:34 PM
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'When the wounded started to appear on the street, it was all too much to take': Bryan Adams on photographing wounded veterans
20 December 2014 01:03 PM
The rock musician and photographer describes his experience taking photos of soldiers disabled by war, and what he learnt from the project
18 December 2014 06:00 AM
Up the ante in your fitness regimen and change the habits of a lifetime with this wearable tech
17 December 2014 08:45 PM
12 December 2014 03:09 PM
He should have known that anyone who is genuinely anti-establishment will always come a bit undone
Prince Harry's secret: This was supposed to be a gesture of solidarity with those living with HIV, but all our Prince did was belittle them
01 December 2014 06:45 PM
How is sharing dull facts about yourself supposed to tackle stigma?
My grammar school didn't directly encourage the anti-Semitic abuse I received while there, but its culture of one-upmanship did
20 November 2014 09:28 AM
My time at Reading School taught me how dangerous a highly competitive environment can be, and how important a zero tolerance approach to bullying is
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
SNP fury as HS2 finds 'no business case' for taking fast train service to Scotland
EU referendum: David Cameron's rules are a 'democratic disgrace', says French-born Scottish politician set to be denied a vote
A nation of inequality: How the UK is failing to feed its most vulnerable people
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