John Bird

John Bird: There’s always more to learn about being human
Opinion

John Bird: There’s always more to learn about being human

John Bird: Now the test. Will our new PM be one of history’s survivors?
Opinion

John Bird: Now the test. Will our new PM be one of history’s survivors?

John Bird: The future needs a giant leap of a different kind
Opinion

John Bird: The future needs a giant leap of a different kind

John Bird: Final chapter of Essex library campaign gives hope to all
Opinion

John Bird: Final chapter of Essex library campaign gives hope to all

John Bird: Krasner’s work helps us reframe our view of art
Opinion

John Bird: Krasner’s work helps us reframe our view of art

John Bird: Power is money. Spend it wisely
Opinion

John Bird: Power is money. Spend it wisely

John Bird: A future without poverty
Opinion

John Bird: A future without poverty

John Bird: When injustice boils my blood, it’s time let off steam
Opinion

John Bird: When injustice boils my blood, it’s time let off steam

John Bird: Let’s leave a legacy of libraries, not slums
Opinion

John Bird: Let’s leave a legacy of libraries, not slums

John Bird: The man who would be king, and me
Opinion

John Bird: The man who would be king, and me

John Bird: Laughter is a very serious business
Opinion

John Bird: Laughter is a very serious business

John Bird: The more we wreck, the more we seem to care
Opinion

John Bird: The more we wreck, the more we seem to care

John Bird: Our toxic echo for tomorrow’s generation
Opinion

John Bird: Our toxic echo for tomorrow’s generation

John Bird: Like French cuisine, we need to make the most of the leftovers
Opinion

John Bird: Like French cuisine, we need to make the most of the leftovers

John Bird: A new chapter, and a bit of a revolution
Opinion

John Bird: A new chapter, and a bit of a revolution

John Bird: Memory and peace are as delicate as any old cathedral
Opinion

John Bird: Memory and peace are as delicate as any old cathedral

John Bird: Beyond soap and sandwiches, there must be a better solution
Opinion

John Bird: Beyond soap and sandwiches, there must be a better solution

John Bird: All the ingredients for perfect chaos
Opinion

John Bird: All the ingredients for perfect chaos

John Bird: Let poetry be the answer to these troubled political times
Books

John Bird: Let poetry be the answer to these troubled political times

John Bird: Investing in prisoners could help them rewrite their story
Opinion

John Bird: Investing in prisoners could help them rewrite their story

John Bird: Like Churchill, we need to make the right impression
Opinion

John Bird: Like Churchill, we need to make the right impression

John Bird: Prosperity yes, but not the kind that will drift away
Opinion

John Bird: Prosperity yes, but not the kind that will drift away

John Bird: A beautiful memory in a place of misery
Opinion

John Bird: A beautiful memory in a place of misery

John Bird: From mighty oaks, life-saving street papers grow
Opinion

John Bird: From mighty oaks, life-saving street papers grow

John Bird: Only unity can heal Brexit rifts
Opinion

John Bird: Only unity can heal Brexit rifts

John Bird: There is no use in looking to Davos for leadership
Opinion

John Bird: There is no use in looking to Davos for leadership

John Bird: Just a day in history
Opinion

John Bird: Just a day in history

John Bird: In times of crisis, look to beauty
Opinion

John Bird: In times of crisis, look to beauty

John Bird: It’s all a question of confidence – ours
Politics

John Bird: It’s all a question of confidence – ours

John Bird: Less rage please, we’re British
Opinion

John Bird: Less rage please, we’re British

John Bird: We’re living in a low-health economy
Opinion

John Bird: We’re living in a low-health economy

John Bird: The year of understanding
Opinion

John Bird: The year of understanding

John Bird: Homelessness is not just for Christmas
Opinion

John Bird: Homelessness is not just for Christmas

John Bird: Art for art’s sake. And for everyone
Opinion

John Bird: Art for art’s sake. And for everyone

John Bird: Think of the children
Opinion

John Bird: Think of the children