The Battle Over Dyslexia

A dive into the contentious and messy world of diagnosing dyslexia.

Author: Sirin Kale
Source: The Guardian
Published: Sep 17, 2020
Length: 25 minutes (6,316 words)

‘It’s Bullshit’: Inside the Weird, Get-Rich-Quick World of Dropshipping

” $750,000 of sales, and around $100,000 of profit for Despin, in just 11 months. To this day, he has never seen or touched the product.”

Author: Sirin Kale
Source: Wired UK
Published: May 1, 2020
Length: 16 minutes (4,035 words)

The Big Scoop: What A Day With an Ice-Cream Man Taught Me About Modern Britain

“Tony Roach holds Eastbourne together with engine grease and dairy cream.”

Author: Sirin Kale
Source: The Guardian
Published: Jul 9, 2019
Length: 7 minutes (1,962 words)

How the ‘Spice World’ Movie Became a Deranged, Postmodern Masterpiece

What happened when the Spice Girls decided to make Spice World, their first feature film, twenty years ago? It’s a zany tale involving “Cool Britannia,” one of the highest selling female pop groups of all time, paparazzi, and Meat Loaf as a bus driver who defuses a bomb.

Author: Sirin Kale
Source: Broadly
Published: Jan 23, 2018
Length: 12 minutes (3,129 words)