Max Porter (@maxjohnporter )

Max Porter

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iPhone : “Civility” in politics is often used by the powerful to deflect attention from injustice by policing minor infractions.

Textbook case: Tory MPs vote to deny meals to 1.4 million working class kids, but *they* claim victimhood because an MP called them a name. It’s absurd.

@MaxjohnPorter is reading his acclaimed, powerful & timely #GriefisTheThing with Feathers.
This Sun 25 Oct 7.45pm, livestreamed & raising funds for our homeless charity The Margins Project.
Book tickets here:…

iPhone : Reasonable people may disagree on the causes of child poverty, that would leave some kids hungry in a society as wealthy as ours. But there is no reasonable case for not feeding them.

iPhone : Strong feelings.
This book, these words, these photographs. This profoundly talented man who makes such beautiful, truthful, empathetic, bold and stunning work across forms. He has the mythic and mystical gifts. I love and admire his work. POOR is a landmark book in this country.

iPhone : Thank you wayward productions and kind helpers for this trailer for Sunday night. 🔜

Tickets available anywhere, it’s a global stream. Really grateful to everyone for getting on board with this plan, for this cause.…

iPhone : “ outsourced, privatised system characterised by incompetence and failure. The system’s waste is measured not just in pounds, but in human lives. It is measured in mass unemployment, economic crisis, grief, isolation, long-term illness and avoidable death..”…

iPhone : geoff bird well Geoff, I’ve listened to it this afternoon and I laughed a lot and now I’m crying. It’s a perfectly beautiful piece of radio. Thank you all for making it.