Reece Goodall

What challenges will the new BBC Director-General face?

Lord Tony Hall has announced that he is to end his seven-year reign as Director-General of the BBC, and he leaves the organisation is an awkward state. He initially took the job in April 2013, and was a safe pair of hands that helped steer the Corporation through the Jimmy...
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Posted Feb. 20, 2020

The Oscars music race: 2020

As I’ve always loved film music, the categories that always get me the most excited come award season are the music ones. Here’s a breakdown of the nominees for Best Original Song and Score, and a look at who is most likely to go home with the trophy.
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Posted Feb. 7, 2020

Do authors owe their readers?

You’d expect the announcement of a new George R. R. Martin work to be greeted with joy by his fans, but his latest update has instead received a furious backlash. Instead of revealing the next book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, Martin stated that he has...
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Posted Feb. 7, 2020

Is the U.S. public really ready for a female president?

As the race for the Democratic presidential nomination continues, the question of sexism has entered the equation. Elizabeth Warren accused her rival Bernie Sanders of stating that a woman simply could not capture the presidency, an allegation he vehemently denies. Will this row harm his campaign? And, whether the story...
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Posted Feb. 7, 2020