An attack on happiness

image by Jean Jullien League of Culture exists because of mine (and, thankfully, others) absolute refusal to believe that a world without cultural activities is a fine world to live in. There is no such thing as an acceptable target for attack. Office blocks, military headquarters, cartoonist’s offices, anywhere there is loss of life there […]

1 week: New Government, New League

Oof, it’s been a long time talking to you all.   In short, your intrepid Director moved house, battled Crohn’s, cared for a poorly mum and tore her hair out. Turns out running an arts advocacy body with zero funding is really tough.   I thought about stopping, but what the League managed to achieve […]

In unexpected praise of Sajid Javid

This article has been written by our Director, Vicky Prior, and is not intended to wholly reflect the views of League of Culture   I don’t think it’s unfair to say that expectations of Sajid Javid’s performance as Culture Secretary had been brought low by his predecessors.   Jeremy Hunt was vilified by many in […]