November 2002

James Heartfield Friday 1 November 2002 comments

Language barriers

The Chirac/Blair spat shows international personality politics at work.

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Friday 1 November 2002 comments

Infected by panic

CJD remains rare - but the CJD scare has claimed 24 new victims at a hospital in Middlesbrough.

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Friday 1 November 2002 comments

Infected by panic

CJD remains rare - but the CJD scare has claimed 24 new victims at a hospital in Middlesbrough.

Brendan O’Neill Friday 1 November 2002 comments

Opting out on Iraq

Today's anti-war protesters seem more interested in saving themselves than anyone else.

James Heartfield Friday 1 November 2002 comments

Language barriers

The Chirac/Blair spat shows international personality politics at work.

Brendan O’Neill Saturday 2 November 2002 comments

Opting out on Iraq

Today's anti-war protesters seem more interested in saving themselves than anyone else.

Mick Hume Monday 4 November 2002 comments

Royals court short

Read spiked editor Mick Hume in The Times (London).

Mick Hume Monday 4 November 2002 comments

Royals court short

Read spiked editor Mick Hume in The Times (London).

Philip Cunliffe Tuesday 5 November 2002 comments

Serbian Octobers

In Serbia, apparent euphoria has turned to voter apathy in the space of just two years.

Kathleen Richardson Tuesday 5 November 2002 comments

Adopting identities

When it comes to gay adoption, everybody argues identity politics.

Sandy Starr Tuesday 5 November 2002 comments

Pooh-poohing postmodernism

Frederick Crews, author of the long-awaited sequel to The Pooh Perplex, discusses the transformation of academic disciplines into 'incomprehensible crap'.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 5 November 2002 comments

Has Turkey turned?

Rumours of an Islamic revolution have been greatly exaggerated.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 5 November 2002 comments

Has Turkey turned?

Rumours of an Islamic revolution have been greatly exaggerated.

Sandy Starr Tuesday 5 November 2002 comments

Pooh-poohing postmodernism

Frederick Crews, author of the long-awaited sequel to The Pooh Perplex, discusses the transformation of academic disciplines into 'incomprehensible crap'.

Josie Appleton Wednesday 6 November 2002 comments

Monitoring Muslims

Can audits and codes bridge social divisions?

Josie Appleton Wednesday 6 November 2002 comments

Monitoring Muslims

Can audits and codes bridge social divisions?

Patrick West Wednesday 6 November 2002 comments

Hogwash

Harry Potter and the planespotters.

Jonathan Goldberg Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Decaying Democrats

The Democrats can search for young leaders - but when it comes to politics, youth activists won't lead anything.

Dolan Cummings Friday 8 November 2002 comments

TV UK, 8 November

The Project's psychological approach is an apt reflection of New Labour's mission.

Aidan Campbell Friday 8 November 2002 comments

The trouble with Turner

The UK culture minister's attack on the 'conceptual bullshit' of the Turner Prize was itself a piece of performance art.

Brendan O’Neill Friday 8 November 2002 comments

America the vulnerable

Tom Ridge of the US Department for Homeland Security talks at King's College, London.

Duleep Allirajah Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Offside, 8 November

On the current bout of Arse-fixation.

David Chandler Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Cowards' war in Yemen

The CIA doesn't know if it got its al-Qaeda man - because it wasn't there.

Josie Appleton Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Rock and a hard place

Why Gibraltar is such a source of discomfort for the British government.

Jennie Bristow Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Florida syndrome

In the mid-terms, America seemed as concerned about the electoral process as the politics.

Mick Hume Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Bush has won the battle, but not yet the war

Having a majority in congress is not the same thing as having a clear and shared national vision.

Mick Hume Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Bush has won the battle, but not yet the war

Having a majority in congress is not the same thing as having a clear and shared national vision.

Josie Appleton Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Rock and a hard place

Why Gibraltar is such a source of discomfort for the British government.

David Chandler Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Cowards' war in Yemen

The CIA doesn't know if it got its al-Qaeda man - because it wasn't there.

Duleep Allirajah Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Offside, 8 November

On the current bout of Arse-fixation.

Brendan O’Neill Friday 8 November 2002 comments

America the vulnerable

Tom Ridge of the US Department for Homeland Security talks at King's College, London

Aidan Campbell Friday 8 November 2002 comments

The trouble with Turner

The UK culture minister's attack on the 'conceptual bullshit' of the Turner Prize was itself a piece of performance art

Dolan Cummings Friday 8 November 2002 comments

TV UK, 8 November

The Project's psychological approach is an apt reflection of New Labour's mission.

Jonathan Goldberg Friday 8 November 2002 comments

Decaying Democrats

The Democrats can search for young leaders - but when it comes to politics, youth activists won't lead anything.

Mick Hume Monday 11 November 2002 comments

Heroes or role models?

spiked editor Mick Hume in The Times (London).

Mick Hume Monday 11 November 2002 comments

Heroes or role models?

spiked editor Mick Hume in The Times (London).

Joe Kaplinsky Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Paranoia Americana

America's National Security Strategy suggests that its foreign policy is driven by fear.

Simon Banks Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Saving Leicester City

Will fans pay too high a price for rescuing their club from administration?

Martyn Perks Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Leonardo made limited

In attempting to use da Vinci as the muse for web designers, Ben Shneiderman turns Renaissance man upside down.

Alex Standish Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Constructing a value map

British geography teaching is about everything under the sun - except geography. A teacher writes.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Blair's scares

The UK government's warnings are about being seen to tackle terrorism.

Alex Standish Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Constructing a value map

British geography teaching is about everything under the sun - except geography. A teacher writes.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Blair's scares

The UK government's warnings are about being seen to tackle terrorism.

Martyn Perks Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Leonardo made limited

In attempting to use da Vinci as the muse for web designers, Ben Shneiderman turns Renaissance man upside down.

Simon Banks Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Saving Leicester City

Will fans pay too high a price for rescuing their club from administration?

Joe Kaplinsky Tuesday 12 November 2002 comments

Paranoia Americana

America's National Security Strategy suggests that its foreign policy is driven by fear.

Ray Crowley Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

Asexual fixation

Revirginisation? Get out of it.

Tom McGuire Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

Pastoral care

Why I loved the priest who abused me.

Dolan Cummings Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

TV UK, 14 November

Jamie's Kitchen - get ready for the Youth Social Inclusion TV Chef Act of 2003.

Patrick West Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

'Me, me, really me'

Tracey Emin exposes her self to Oxford schoolchildren.

Brendan O’Neill Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

The human virus

28 Days Later adds a new twist to the zombie flick.

Ed Barrett Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

It's soft Down Under

Enjoy your Ashes, Aussies (but when are you going to play some real sports?).

Duleep Allirajah Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

Offside, 14 November

The non-playing Australian goalkeeper and his Bolivian marching powder.

Josie Appleton Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

No peace over the Parthenon

The Greeks keep lowering their demands - but the Marbles just won't budge.

Jennie Bristow Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

New Labour's attitude problem

The Queen's speech was thoroughly antisocial.

Josie Appleton Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

No peace over the Parthenon

The Greeks keep lowering their demands - but the Marbles just won't budge.

Duleep Allirajah Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

Offside, 14 November

The non-playing Australian goalkeeper and his Bolivian marching powder.

Brendan O’Neill Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

The human virus

28 Days Later adds a new twist to the zombie flick.

Patrick West Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

‘Me, me, really me’

Tracey Emin exposes her self to Oxford schoolchildren.

Dolan Cummings Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

TV UK, 14 November

Jamie's Kitchen - get ready for the Youth Social Inclusion TV Chef Act of 2003.

Tom McGuire Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

Pastoral care

Why I loved the priest who abused me.

Ray Crowley Thursday 14 November 2002 comments

Asexual fixation

Revirginisation? Get out of it.

Alan Shipman Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Lo: No Go

Why anti-globalisers choose the wrong targets.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Feeding off our fears

Is bin Laden plotting a comeback attack - or just making the most of Western insecurities?

Sandy Starr Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Dumb intelligence

How America lost its snooping skills.

Mick Hume Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Of hawks and doves

Read spiked editor Mick Hume in the Spectator.

Mick Hume Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Time gentlemen, police

The government's plans to liberalise the licensing laws will further regulate the way we drink now, says spiked editor Mick Hume.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Poison gas and hot air

The London Tube debacle captures the other-worldly nature of terror warnings.

Austin Williams Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Driving deprivation

A new report finds a correlation between child deaths in car accidents and poverty - or is it rain?

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

The therapeutic society

Misanthropic prejudices lie at the root of today's victim culture.

Jennie Bristow Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

In the firing line

New Labour's plans to modernise the fire service seem to be more about promoting PC than providing a public service.

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

The therapeutic society

Misanthropic prejudices lie at the root of today's victim culture.

Austin Williams Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Driving deprivation

A new report finds a correlation between child deaths in car accidents and poverty - or is it rain?

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Poison gas and hot air

The London Tube debacle captures the other-worldly nature of terror warnings.

Mick Hume Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Time gentlemen, police

The government's plans to liberalise the licensing laws will further regulate the way we drink now, says spiked editor Mick Hume.

Mick Hume Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Of hawks and doves

Read spiked editor Mick Hume in the Spectator.

Sandy Starr Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Dumb intelligence

How America lost its snooping skills.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Feeding off our fears

Is bin Laden plotting a comeback attack - or just making the most of Western insecurities?

Alan Shipman Tuesday 19 November 2002 comments

Lo: No Go

Why anti-globalisers choose the wrong targets.

Dolan Cummings Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

TV UK, 21 November

Gunther von Hagens' public autopsy: ghoulish showmanship, or taking guts to the masses?

Josie Appleton Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Blunkett under the blanket

Why is the UK government proposing a law against 'sexual interference with human remains'?

Ray Crowley Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Scared beneath the watchful eyes

London's paranoid public transport.

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Mumps vaccine: swollen concerns

The government's attempt to launch a counter-scare to the MMR vaccine is likely to be counterproductive.

Rob Lyons Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Lack of nerve gas

Launching a sarin or cyanide attack is not as easy as some fear.

James Heartfield Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

The French connection

In the UN debates about Iraq, French diplomacy has re-emerged. How?

Joe Kaplinsky Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Slick arguments

The Prestige oil spill is not an ecological disaster - and far from the 'worst ever' spill.

James Heartfield Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

The French connection

In the UN debates about Iraq, French diplomacy has re-emerged. How?

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Mumps vaccine: swollen concerns

The government's attempt to launch a counter-scare to the MMR vaccine is likely to be counterproductive.

Duleep Allirajah Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Offside, 21 November

The noble Anglo-Saxon tradition of taunting fat footballers is dying out.

Ray Crowley Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Scared beneath the watchful eyes

London's paranoid public transport.

Josie Appleton Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Blunkett under the blanket

Why is the UK government proposing a law against 'sexual interference with human remains'?

Dolan Cummings Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

TV UK, 21 November

Gunther von Hagens' public autopsy: ghoulish showmanship, or taking guts to the masses?

Patrick West Thursday 21 November 2002 comments

Pull 'the Other' one!

New Zealand authorities have balked at building a motorway across the lair of a Maori swamp monster.

Mick Hume Monday 25 November 2002 comments

In defence of testing on primates

spiked editor Mick Hume in The Times (London).

James Heartfield Tuesday 26 November 2002 comments

Taking Churchill at his words

One viewer's view of the 'Greatest Briton'.

Jim Butcher Tuesday 26 November 2002 comments

A bad package

Eco-tourism celebrates third world poverty.

Brendan O’Neill Tuesday 26 November 2002 comments

Israeli Defensive Force

Between refuseniks, deserters and 'Intifada Syndrome', Israel's military is experiencing similar problems to other armies.

Andrew Calcutt Tuesday 26 November 2002 comments

The age of Dyra

The myths of Diana and Myra live on.

Dr Michael Fitzpatrick Tuesday 26 November 2002 comments

Rabid warnings

GPs are drowning in a cascade of public health alerts about everything from bat bites to 'calabash chalk'.

Mick Hume Tuesday 26 November 2002 comments

Why Blair is in charge, yet always in crisis

The new 'wave' of strikes apparently washing over the government this winter would hardly have wet the feet of previous administrations.