I am back in Los Angeles, defending my dissertation and taking in sunshine, so apologies for my absence. Here, however, are three to read:
On the history and meaning of dating. I was particularly interested to see the origins of the term!
‘The Saga of my Rape Kit‘. Re-watching Making a Murderer with my parents made this a fascinating juxtaposition. Well written and poignant.
Early Years Provision will be a hot topic, both in the United States and across the Western world in the coming years. Studies repeatedly show that early intervention makes the most differences as children’s brains are growing, and that social mobility might be compromised as wealthier families can throw more resources at their own children.
Bonus: An interesting paper on the Labour Party and the New Economics by Lyn Eynon.