Smart Thinking

It’s time to stop body shaming men

Comment

It’s time to stop body shaming men

‘Dad bod’ comments are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to male body shaming

Jonny Bairstow: ‘Every sportsman has to compromise. Even at the top of his game’

Life Advice

Jonny Bairstow: ‘Every sportsman has to compromise. Even at the top of his game’

England’s World Cup-winning captain on his bumpy road to the top

Why extending stop and search isn’t going to solve knife crime

Comment

Why extending stop and search isn’t going to solve knife crime

Kimberly McIntosh from race equality think tank Runnymede Trust argues increasing police powers isn’t the answer

James McArdle hasn’t got time for your nonsense

Interviews

James McArdle hasn’t got time for your nonsense

The star of the National Theatre’s ‘Peter Gynt’ is much too busy for that

Who will be the next Conservative Party leader?
Here’s what the press got wrong about our interview with Wilfried Zaha

Interviews

Here’s what the press got wrong about our interview with Wilfried Zaha

Jamie Millar, the writer behind our recent cover interview with Wilfried Zaha, weighs in on how the story has been reported in the press – and what that says about society’s attitude to social media abuse

Wilfried Zaha’s guide to football, fatherhood and fighting negativity

Interviews

Wilfried Zaha’s guide to football, fatherhood and fighting negativity

From bouncing back after a tricky stint at Manchester United to having the strength to overcome racism on social media, Wilfried Zaha is the kind of guy you want on your side – whether that’s on the pitch or not

Himesh Patel, star of Yesterday, shows you how to wear this summer’s coolest trends

Style

Himesh Patel, star of Yesterday, shows you how to wear this summer’s coolest trends

This summer, Himesh Patel hits leading-man status as the star of Yesterday. Here we talk to the actor about his journey from EastEnders to playing for thousands in East Anglia – all while he demonstrates six of the best sun-season trends

Why dads need to embrace flexible working

Fatherhood

Why dads need to embrace flexible working

Happier, healthier, fairer: flexible working is the future for dads. It’s also how we’ll achieve workplace equality, too

Is Help-to-Buy a property time bomb?

Current Affairs

Is Help-to-Buy a property time bomb?

Help-to-Buy has been a lifesaver for London’s first-time buyers. But is it the panacea we hoped for?

Could magic mushrooms cure mental health problems?

Current Affairs

Could magic mushrooms cure mental health problems?

Denver just became the first US city to legalise psilocybin – the psychoactive substance found in magic mushroom. We spoke to Dr Robin Carhart-Harris about how psychedelic drugs could hold the cure for all manner of mental health problems

How to use empathy to get ahead at work

Career

How to use empathy to get ahead at work

Each issue, we ask an expert to solve a pressing career problem. This time, employment lawyer and HR consultant Matt Dean explains why empathy is so vital to a healthy, productive workplace

Richard Madden had his big break. Now what?

Cover Stories

Richard Madden had his big break. Now what?

There’s out of work, and then there’s out of work. Thanks to the success of ‘Bodyguard’, Richard Madden is enjoying the good kind, kicking back with the world at his feet

We’ve just launched our first podcast series

Smart Thinking

We’ve just launched our first podcast series

The Jackal Live is The Jackal’s new podcast – your bi-monthly audio update from the men and women improving life in the capital

The future is here

Editor's Letters

The future is here

Editor Nick Carvell introduces The Jackal’s April/May 2019 issue, as well as the magazine’s new podcast series, The Jackal Live

Easter is better than Christmas. Sue me.

Smart Thinking

Easter is better than Christmas. Sue me.

Easter is Christmas without the commitment – and added hot cross buns

How Prime Minister Boris Johnson would change Britain

Smart Thinking

How Prime Minister Boris Johnson would change Britain

He’s the frontrunner for the Conservative leadership when May steps down after Brexit (we’re assuming she’ll keep her word) – so what will change if Boris Johnson becomes PM?

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