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Top 10 books about the aftermath of empire | Madeleine Bunting
From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to John le Carré, the novelist recommends reading about a vast, anguished legacy

Madeleine Bunting

14, Jul, 2021 @10:35 AM

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An Extra Pair of Hands by Kate Mosse review – the dignity of care
Looking after the elderly is a feminist issue, but this moving and unusual memoir also speaks of the pleasure and privilege that leaven the heavy burden of care

Madeleine Bunting

22, May, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Breathtaking by Rachel Clarke and Intensive Care by Gavin Francis review – two superb doctor-writers
Two doctors on the front line against Covid-19 are enraged at politicians but witness kindness and bravery every day

Madeleine Bunting

23, Jan, 2021 @7:30 AM

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Covid shows why care is in crisis: we have crushed the humanity out of it | Madeleine Bunting
What I discovered, in five years of research, was a vital activity distorted by a desire for tickbox efficiency and value for money, says author Madeleine Bunting

Madeleine Bunting

15, Oct, 2020 @5:00 AM

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Geese, plover … and blast-off: Western Isles spaceport threatens wildlife and tourism, locals fear
North Uist could be home to a new rocket site – but islanders say it would damage important habitats

Madeleine Bunting

22, Sep, 2019 @7:32 AM

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'A fantasy of escape': the best books about islands
From Samuel Johnson to JG Ballard, Madeleine Bunting picks five books exploring Britain’s island mentality

Madeleine Bunting

25, Mar, 2019 @7:00 AM

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A Hebridean cliffhanger: in search of St Kilda
From its golden sands and its towering cliffs, nothing prepares you for the drama of the Outer Hebrides. Madeleine Bunting pays tribute to the islanders’ indomitable spirit of endurance

Madeleine Bunting

09, Oct, 2016 @6:00 AM

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In the timeless Yorkshire moors of my childhood, the frackers are poised to start drilling
Villages in Ryedale, North Yorkshire, hope a landmark ruling this week will save them from the disruption of the shale revolution

Madeleine Bunting

14, May, 2016 @11:04 PM

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Who cares: the emotional labour of an undervalued, underpaid workforce | Madeleine Bunting
A BBC Radio 3 series examines the conflicts of having a caring career in an indifferent world – where services are easily dispensed with

Madeleine Bunting

15, Mar, 2016 @12:00 PM

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Who will care for us in the future? Watch out for the rise of the robots | Madeleine Bunting
With care work underfunded and devalued, we may be tempted to outsource a key part of our humanity

Madeleine Bunting

06, Mar, 2016 @7:04 PM

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Cameron and Muslim women: a new twist on an old colonial story | Madeleine Bunting
The prime minister’s intervention implies he bears the white man’s burden to ‘save’ the brown woman

Madeleine Bunting

22, Jan, 2016 @7:00 AM

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Renewable energy: How wind is changing the fortunes of Lewis islanders
The bitter winds that batter Scotland’s Isle of Lewis are set to fuel Europe’s biggest community energy project. But for clean energy here to fulfill its potential – and for the islanders to reap the benefits – a crucial cable must get the go ahead

Madeleine Bunting

12, Feb, 2015 @12:13 PM

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