Hero, hacker, narcissist… the Wikileaks founder is an ambiguous figure.
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Should you get sacked for posting what you believe?
A rugby star’s anti-gay Instagram highlights an identity crisis for some Christians.
Why would your mattress spy on you?
What surveillance capitalism could take from us
Lyra McKee: what did she want us to know?
A young journalist’s death reveals the trauma that persists in Northern Ireland.
Can we save the planet and still keep our stuff?
From cheap tops to takeaway spoons, the dilemmas are unavoidable.
What does Sri Lanka tell us about the future of Islamic State?
IS had been defeated, we thought, but it is being linked to the bombings in Sri Lanka.
What is justice in the age of Trump?
One of America’s top lawyers on the White House and the law.
Are we being duped by the multi-level millionaires?
The direct selling schemes targeting young women with the opportunity to earn big.
Can India become a better place for women?
More women than ever are voting in the world’s biggest democracy.
Does it matter if we can’t afford to live in cities?
Big city living is more popular – and more expensive - than ever.
Is Caster Semenya a victim?
She’s Olympic champion and a national hero, but she’s lost her fight to run as herself.
Who would be a politician?
They get a lot of stick, but someone’s got to do it.
Why is Korean spy cam porn everyone’s problem?
Hidden cameras, toilets and 5G – the epidemic that started in Korea and is spreading.
Chernobyl: how do we split fact from fiction?
The world’s worst nuclear disaster has been dramatised for TV
When does a royal become a celebrity?
Harry, Meghan and baby Archie are changing the monarchy.
What does one rape trial tell us about lad culture and consent?
The cricketer jailed for rape after setting up a sexual conquest game on WhatsApp.
Anna Sorokin: how do you fake your way into high society?
The high-rolling German heiress who wasn’t.
Is Uber stalling?
The company is planning world domination, but may never make a profit.
Could Eurovision change Israel and the Palestinians?
This year the song contest feels a bit more serious than usual.
What does the Hollywood college scandal tell us about class privilege?
Money, class and university admissions.
How did Amar find his mum?
The man who thought he was an orphan for almost 30 years.
The award-winning author on race and public shaming.
Why are female MPs terror targets?
What the Rosie Cooper murder plot reveals about the far-right.
Huawei: what’s the problem with Chinese phones?
What a clash over a phone operating system says about global superpowers.
Why is revenge porn still spreading?
A file-sharing website contains explicit images of women “from every city in the UK”.
How did Jamie Oliver change food culture?
His restaurants have gone bust but he changed food forever.
What does Europe think?
The new prime minister will be dealing with a new Europe.
Jon Ronson: what does porn tell us about hypocrisy?
Journalist and podcaster Jon Ronson explains his fascination with the porn industry.
Why is it so hard to go undercover?
The people exposing abuse tell us why they do it.
Fortnite: more than a video game?
Welcome to the Metaverse.
Why is Malaysia sending our rubbish back?
Recycling from the UK is piling up in South East Asia.
Is this a golden age for English football?
It feels like a good time to be a fan of the beautiful game.
Why did the Windsors want to meet the Trumps?
There’s more to the Trump visit than meets the eye.
Tiananmen: how dangerous is protest in China now?
Activists are being arrested for speaking out about the bloodshed 30 years ago.
What happens when you get health advice on Instagram?
A Russian influencer is exposed.
DNA testing: is it worth it?
The risks and rewards of finding out your genetic makeup.
The artist on how advances in tech are creating a new dark age.
Why aren’t lesbian couples taken seriously?
The particular struggles faced by gay women.
Black Mirror: what makes it work?
Series creator Charlie Brooker on porn, politicians and phone addiction.
Grenfell: what have we learnt?
We may never have all the answers, but we have some.
Should we kill elephants to save them?
You can now hunt the world’s largest elephant population.
The host of The Daily on podcasts and President Trump.
Why are teenagers paid to stab each other?
Merseyside teenagers say gang leaders are handing out bounties.
US accuses Iran of "nuclear extortion"
Iran says it will soon breach agreed limits on stockpiles of enriched uranium
Portugal, drugs and decriminalisation
In 2001 Portugal decriminalised personal drug use to tackle a heroin crisis.
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