Nick Gillespie on Fox News, press freedom, and our new media utopia.
Tougher sentences for trolls are shocking, but not surprising.
The campaign to give a chimpanzee ‘legal personhood’ is ludicrous.
The real threat to the West does not come from ebola.
When nanny staters say ‘choice’, what they really mean is ‘less choice’.
It’s time to stick up for football fans’ right to trade insults.
Greg Lukianoff's Freedom From Speech skewers the idea that we have the right not to be offended.
So what if this movie sends the 'wrong' message about rape?
Gamers are not happy with the right-on activists ruining their hobby.
David Dinsmore, editor of the Sun, on the challenges to press freedom.
The use of new technologies is turning us into objects of analysis, examination and manipulation.
The anxiety around smacking has undermined parental authority.
There’s something anthropological in the political class’s view of UKIP voters.
Berkeley's proposed soda tax shows the city is no 'bastion of liberty'.
The capital is headed in the right direction – up. But can we please ditch the ‘quirky’ buildings?
Making teachers swear loyalty to their profession won’t repair their authority.
Evans, a convicted rapist, has served his sentence - it’s time to move on.
The banning of LSE rugby club was puritanical – and quite possibly illegal.
Joel Kotkin nails the anti-masses Clerisy that now dominates the US.
Ken Follett's final entry in his twentieth-century trilogy is a rollicking reminder of yesterday’s optimism.
Roy Keane's temper may have cost him, but it's what made him a legend.
Beyond a Boundary is now available on Kindle, and you don’t have to be a cricket buff to love it.
Philip Larkin’s private prejudices shouldn’t matter a jot to admirers of his poetry.
The Silence of Animals is anti-humanist posing dressed up as profundity.
Once, it meant being strong and resourceful – not anymore.
Far from challenging officialdom's prejudices, Banksy caters to them.
Fearmongering about rape on campus has echoes of the red scare.
To transform society, we need cheap, abundant power. Let's get on with it.
The Kurdish ‘suicide bomber’ dealt a psychological blow to IS – and the West.
The airstrikes in Iraq will help nobody – except maybe IS.
The cultural cleansing of lad culture on campus reeks of intolerance.
Our government would rather crack down on its citizens' liberty than enter into a battle of ideas with IS.
Universities now treat male students as deviants in need of re-education.
Tabloid-bashing crusaders enabled the state to treat journalists like jihadists.
Brenda Leyland's death suggests trollhunters are far worse than trolls.
UK human-rights law doesn't need to be reformed – it needs to be abolished.
With the bourgeoisie and workers in retreat, a bland new politics is emerging.
Rooney's botched professional foul shows that players today aren't properly schooled in the dark arts of gamesmanship.
The explosion of sexting reveals the crisis of intimacy today.
Now you don't even have to break the law to be banged up for what you say.