About Ben Mackay

I am a journalist and writer. I am also the Editor of Clarity News - an exciting new website.

I have written for The Independent, The Independent on Sunday, Left Foot Forward, Shifting Grounds and Canvas.

I have a first class degree in Politics and Philosophy from the University of Sheffield and am studying for an MA in Print Journalism at the University of Sheffield.

My writing interests include UK politics, US politics, education, international development, public relations, the environment, foreign policy, asylum and immigration, LGBT issues and public policy.

You can contact me at benrmackay [at] hotmail [dot] com