I’m John, a writer, video maker and all round creative person. I write on issues affecting human rights, digital technology, Middle Eastern and UK politics and issues of rights and justice connected to all these things.

That’s me over there looking scruffy working at a joint event organised by the BBC and Wikimedia UK for their 100 Women event in 2016. Image by Katy Blackwood CC BY-SA 4.0 on Wikimedia Commons.