internships

Internships at The Spectator for summer 2018; no CVs, please

11 April 2018 17:52

Since we abolished CVs for The Spectator’s internship scheme, it has acquired quite a reputation. There are fewer than two dozen journalists…

Why paying your interns is the right thing to do

25 October 2017 15:53

Three quarters of people back the banning of unpaid internships beyond a four-week period. This is according to a survey…

The interns were the real stars of the Spectator summer party

14 July 2017 20:41

It was The Spectator’s summer party last night, the high point of Westminster’s social calendar. We had the Prime Minister,…

Internships at The Spectator for summer 2017 – no CVs, please

7 February 2017 17:30

We’re looking for interns to spend a week or two with us here at The Spectator. We tend to get…

Don’t ban unpaid internships – let interns work from home instead

13 November 2014 16:24

An unpaid six month internship costs graduates at least £5,000, according to a study by The Sutton Trust. The social…

Spectator Debate: Sex, drugs and rock n’ roll. Welcome to Generation Y’s world

18 June 2014 13:26

The Spectator’s latest debate – Stop Whining Young People: You’ve Never Had It So Good – was most disgracefully skewed…

Brendan O’Neill is wrong on unpaid internships

16 August 2013 16:00

For this week’s edition of The Spectator, Spiked Magazine Editor Brendan O’Neill has put forward a passionate defence of unpaid…

Interns, stop whingeing!

14 August 2013 16:14

In this week’s Spectator, Brendan O’Neill turns on unpaid interns who complain about their lot, arguing that they should instead…