Stephen Armstrong

Stephen Armstrong

Stephen Armstrong is a freelance journalist who writes for the Sunday Times, the Guardian, the New Statesman, GQ and Esquire as well as presenting the occasional documentary on Radio 4. He is author or The White Island, a history of Ibiza, and War plc.

Model used to be shorthand for airhead. Now there’s a new generation of fashionistas who are trying to change things other than their clothes. Sudanese born supermodel Alek Wek leads this gentle revolution. She tells Sublime why being smart is more than a pose

There are many who campaign to see zoos around the world close for ever. But who can show us the silent suffering their unwilling occupants endure? Photographer Britta Jaschinski has made this her life’s work.

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