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.


Pope Francis is reactivating the biggest gun of all in the birth control battle


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.


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.


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


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


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

Film & Music

Don't be afraid to reach out, fellow mens


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