Kids Company: confirmation bias, intention & charity effectiveness

by Stephen Tall on July 8, 2015

The charity Kids Company hit the headlines a few days ago, following a joint investigation by the BBC’s Newsnight and BuzzFeed News which revealed the Government was withholding funding from the charity unless its founding chief executive Camila Batmanghelidjh was (…)

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Review: Ripley Under Ground by Patricia Highsmith

by Stephen Tall on July 8, 2015

Ripley Under Ground, Patricia Highsmith I loved the chutzpah of Matt Damon’s Tom Ripley in The Talented Mr Ripley (1999) so was curious to see how it translated into this follow-up, the second in Patricia Highsmith’s ‘Ripliad’ quintet. Ripley has (…)

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