Cafe thinking

Comment • reviews • Nordic Noir • whimsy

The Ice Swimmer, by Kjell Ola Dahl – book review

The pages drip with menace

21 April 2018 · 1 Comment

Fire and Fury, by Michael Wolff – book review

A frustrating and puzzling book (much like its subject)

28 January 2018 · 2 Comments

Fall Out, by Tim Shipman – book review

Political journalism without a hero

3 December 2017 · 1 Comment

Theatre of Dreams #cpc17

Cameron and Osborne – not Boris Johnson – ruined Theresa May’s week

4 October 2017 · Leave a comment

All things Bright-on beautiful? #Lab17

‘A normal, social occasion’ – G Greene

27 September 2017 · Leave a comment

The Bourne(mouth) Legacy #LDconf

The oddest of conferences

20 September 2017 · Leave a comment

No is not enough, by Naomi Klein – book review

Not enough. But a start.

31 July 2017 · Leave a comment

Post Truth: the new war on truth and how to fight back, by Matthew d’Ancona – book review

Let’s take back civic responsibility

25 June 2017 · 3 Comments

A ‘post-war consensus’ for the 21st century

In the past, the future was something exciting, not scary.

16 May 2017 · Leave a comment

Happy birthday to Cafe thinking

A trip down memory lane

9 May 2017 · Leave a comment