The Team

Riley (@raaleh):

Riley is one of the hosts of the Trashfuture podcast, but also has published writing in Jacobin, Novara, and The New Socialist.


Milo Edwards

Milo Edwards (@milo_edwards):

Milo is a comedian and writer and one of the hosts of Trashfuture. Formerly, he lived in Moscow and was part of the cast of Russian TV stand-up shows ‘Open Microphone’ and ‘StandUp’ on the TNT network and still runs a weekly Russian podcast called Toomuch (Тумач). His writing has appeared in The New Statesman and Private Eye.

Hussein Kesvani (@hkesvani):

Hussein is also a host of Trashfuture and the UK/Europe editor of MEL magazine, as well as having written for The New Statesman, VICE, BuzzFeed and The Guardian. His first book, Follow Me Akhi: The Online World of British Muslims was published by Hurst and Oxford University Press in May 2019.

Hussein Kesvani

Nate Behea

Nate Bethea (@inthesedeserts):

Nate is a writer and producer based in London. His work has appeared in the Daily Beast, McSweeney’s, the Guardian, the New York Times Magazine, the Village Voice, and the Outline. He also produces Trashfuture.

Tom Allen (@tomaaargh)

Tom is a freelance web designer, media producer and marketing specialist. He is the webmaster of For more information please visit his portfolio site: