Cosmo Landesman

Why do the middle classes let posh people be so rude?

11 February 2017 9:00 am

Why do the middle classes let posh people get away with so much?

Stop being politically correct about the working class

26 November 2016 9:00 am

The self-appointed defenders of the working class are elitists, too

The 'sharing economy' has been tried before. We called it the 1960s

12 November 2016 9:00 am

The app-enabled sharing economy is merely a cleaned-up imitation of what we had in the 1960s

My public trans sport with a flirty stranger on the bus

9 January 2016 9:00 am

My top-deck encounter with a flamboyant stranger

Women’s issues are for everyone now, not just feminists

24 October 2015 9:00 am

‘Women’s issues’ are for everyone. So feminism is obsolete

Sorry, but I don’t think feminists can fight the male gaze by baring their breasts

7 March 2015 9:00 am

Can you really fight the male gaze by exposing your breasts?

Straight white males are the winners in the sexual counter-revolution

13 December 2014 9:00 am

Forget the culture war rhetoric. We straight white males have won

What Julie Burchill's ex-husband thinks of her new memoir

8 November 2014 9:00 am

Unchosen is the journalist Julie Burchill’s account of how she — a bright and bratty working-class girl from Bristol —…

Porn-agains: meet the middle-aged men - and women - warped by internet porn

2 August 2014 9:00 am

It’s not just the young whose expectations of sex are warped by dirty videos online

Right-wing women are sexier

19 July 2014 9:00 am

A lust that dare not speak its name

When did it become OK to be boring?

10 May 2014 9:00 am

Being boring was once the worst of all social sins. Now it’s practically compulsory

Why working class grandparents are better than middle class ones

22 March 2014 9:00 am

When I told a friend that my nine-year-old son was staying with his grandparents for the whole week of the…

I’m nearly 60. I’m still interested in sex. Is that a problem?

15 February 2014 9:00 am

Have I become a dirty old man?

It's a stupid lie to say we're all bisexual

4 January 2014 9:00 am

It’s a stupid lie to say that we’re all attracted to both men and women

Gloom and doom

21 July 2012 6:00 am

Most British documentaries are dark and depressing, says Cosmo Landesman. But is this about to change?

Prize dupes

26 February 2011 12:00 am

Britain now takes the Oscars seriously. That’s a crying shame