Padraig Reidy

Padraig Reidy is the editor of Little Atoms. He is Director of Editorial at 89up and has written and ghostwritten for The Evening Standard, The Guardian, The Observer, The Irish Times, The Daily Telegraph, The New Statesman, The Sun, and The Irish Post.

Articles

Society

Calls to censor everyone from Donald Trump to Germaine Greer stem from a sense of powerlessness

This, by artist Hannah Rothstein, is the best thing we have ever seen. It's a Dr Dreidel. That is all.

Science

Mike Freer is Conservative MP for Golders Green, the heart of Britain's Jewish community. So on Sunday, naturally, he sent a tweet out to mark the start of Channukah.

World

The best lack all conviction, while the worst
Are full of passionate intensity

World

We can't defend liberalism by locking people up for hate speech

Words

Just when you thought these things couldn't get any more obscure...

Film & Music

Don't be afraid to reach out, fellow mens

World

We can't rationalise Islamic State, so instead we lash out at each other

Society

Propaganda for the guy you like is still propaganda

Nothings says "Season's Greetings" like the Little Atoms Christmas advert

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