Leo Garbutt

UCL & Leeds University graduate. Writes on politics, campaigns, and travel.

Writer and journalist with a background in politics, social policy, globalisation, and development. Graduate of UCL Institute of the Americas and University of Leeds.
The Food Waste Revolution Putting an End to

The Food Waste Revolution Putting an End to Hunger

Set up by Adam Smith in early 2013, the café attempts to reverse the town's hardship. Its colourful exterior beams across the cracked pavement with a banner reading "pay as you feel", tempting customers inside.
09/04/2015 09:13 BST
Social Media Is Changing the Way We

Social Media Is Changing the Way We Think

You know the situation well. You sit down with some close friends, enjoying a good conversation for a few minutes. Then someone checks their phone. You see another friend pick up hers, then another friend follows suit and, in a moment, they are all silent; transfixed by the screens in front of them.
11/04/2014 12:13 BST