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The Jackal Winter Paper is out today at 5pm

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The Jackal Winter Paper is out today at 5pm

The Jackal’s ‘Blowout Edition’ Winter Paper arrives at Tube stations across the capital today. Find yours at Bond Street, Oxford Circus, Bank, Liverpool Street and London Bridge at 5pm

Attack of the killer lampposts

Current Affairs

Attack of the killer lampposts

As super-fast mobile coverage starts rolling out across the country, the backlash has begun. But the real question is, are these just conspiracy theories or is there something to really be worried about with 5G?

What makes a man?

Health

What makes a man?

When it comes to genetics, the general rule for men is that the more testosterone you have coursing through your body, the more stereotypically ‘masculine’ traits you develop as you grow up. But, for some men with a rarely diagnosed chromosomal condition, the construction of their own masculinity isn’t that simple…

What will you be stockpiling for Brexit?

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What will you be stockpiling for Brexit?

With no deal looking increasingly likely, it’s best to be prepared…

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?

Inside Growing Underground, the farm buried 30 metres below London

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Inside Growing Underground, the farm buried 30 metres below London

Thought crops needed sunlight and soil? Think again. We take you down to the world’s first underground farm

Five thoughts we have on the new Apple Card

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Five thoughts we have on the new Apple Card

Apple’s new credit card could mean saying goodbye to your wallet

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

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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

Is there a link between soaring temperatures and social unrest?

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Is there a link between soaring temperatures and social unrest?

Increasing temperatures often mean increasing crime rates

How Prime Minister Boris Johnson could change Britain

Smart Thinking

How Prime Minister Boris Johnson could change Britain

What will change now Boris is in No. 10?

Who will be the next Conservative Party leader?
Could magic mushrooms cure mental health problems?

Mental health

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

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

Add to basket (of goods)

Current Affairs

Add to basket (of goods)

Sure, the ONS ‘basket of goods’ was designed to measure inflation, but it’s also a bellweather for the kind of neat stuff people want in their lives right now. Here are our suggestions for what to buy for each new entry on this year’s list

Why you need to check out the Walpole Brands of Tomorrow 2019

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Why you need to check out the Walpole Brands of Tomorrow 2019

If you’re looking for a cross-section of the coolest homegrown brands in Britain right now, look no further…

David Lammy on racism, Putin’s chess playing and why socialism’s here to stay

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David Lammy on racism, Putin’s chess playing and why socialism’s here to stay

Simon Usborne sat down with the Labour MP for Tottenham, who’s earning a reputation as one of Westminster’s most forthright and eloquent voices

How often do we brush with asteroid annihilation?

Current Affairs

How often do we brush with asteroid annihilation?

Almost 2000 ‘Potentially Hazardous Asteroids’ were discovered in the last year. What’s the risk one will hit the earth?

Who will the Democrats pick to take on Trump?

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Who will the Democrats pick to take on Trump?

The race to become the party’s presidential nominee is gathering pace. The Jackal’s Man in America, Jamie Malanowski, sorts the thoroughbreds from the old nags – and picks the favourites for high office

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