23 November 2017

Twitter has turned its back on free speech

The platform plans to exercise ideological control over its users.

22 October 2017

Clive Lewis’s vile misogyny

Don’t give me ‘humour’ or ‘context’. This man is a monster.

28 September 2017

Why the left must confront the cult of identity politics

These twittering ideologues are a menace to reason and freedom.

11 September 2017

Easily offended hecklers are ruining comedy

Even comedians are now being shouted at for being ‘offensive’.

10 July 2017

The curious case of the Nazi pug

A man is being put on trial for teaching a dog to Sieg Heil.

15 June 2017

In defence of Tim Farron

There’s nothing liberal about the hounding of the Lib Dem leader.

1 June 2017

Enough with this ghettoisation of culture

The cultural appropriation panic is ugly, censorious and divisive.

9 May 2017

Stephen Fry and the new blasphemy laws

The UK and Irish authorities are now required to indulge people’s hurt feelings.

27 April 2017

Who’s afraid of Edward Albee?

Two new London productions confirm Albee's greatness.

13 April 2017

The dangers of equating words with actions

The idea that words cause harm is being used to justify censorship and violence.