The Palaces Of Memory: Stuart Freedman’s Remarkable New Book On The Indian Coffee House

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Stuart Freedman is a remarkable photo journalist and writer, but don’t take my word for it. His work—typically focused on communities in the Third World—has been featured in TIME, Life, Newsweek, Der Spiegel and more, and appeared on gallery walls across Europe. Now a lecturer and mentor in the United Kingdom, Freedman’s latest project focuses on […]

Meet The World’s First Coffee Masters Champion: James Bailey of Workshop Coffee


Here’s one thing you might not know about James Bailey, the world’s first Coffee Masters tournament champion: he never intended to have a career in coffee. When he started his part-time job at the student union cafe at the University of Sheffield, it was the furthest thing from his mind. The way he saw it, […]

8 Dublin Cafes That Have Gone All In For The Irish Marriage Equality Referendum


On Friday, Ireland will put a referendum to vote that, if passed, will “enshrine marriage equality in the Constitution.” Telegraph reports: Voters will be asked to vote Yes/No on whether to add the following to the Irish Constitution: ‘Marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their sex.’ […]