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Articles by

Rhian E. Jones

Rhian E. Jones grew up in South Wales and is now based in London, where she writes on history, politics, popular culture, and the places where they intersect.

Saint Monday

The balance between work and leisure time has been contested for centuries including, famously, in 'Saint Monday' – where workers declared their own day off when a one-day weekend was not enough.

Politics After Satire?

It’s often said you can’t satirise politics anymore, but the Brexit fiasco ending in a socialist government would be a punchline of historic proportions.