24 June 2016

Brexit: a brilliant revolt against the political class

The referendum result exposes the chasm between them and us.

23 June 2016

Why today is a great day for democracy

Yes, Pandora’s Box has been opened. Let’s keep it that way.

17 June 2016

Jo Cox: don’t use this tragedy to tame democracy

The media’s exploitation of Cox’s murder marks a new low.

15 June 2016

Orlando has exposed the poison of identity politics

Our obsession with identity has robbed the victims of their humanity.

10 June 2016

We must have the freedom to hate

Hatred is an emotion, and the state has no business policing emotion.

25 May 2016

Fear or hope? Neither, thanks

What the politics of fear and the politics of hope share in common.

10 May 2016

It is the EU that is truly ‘Europhobic’

The pro-Brussels side is a hotbed of prejudice against Europe's peoples.

9 May 2016

Sadiq’s victory: so where are all the Islamophobes?

Khan’s win shatters liberal hysteria about Brits as Muslim-haters.

Against Trump,
for democracy

His shallow, illiberal campaign is the sordid end result of anti-politics.

30 April 2016

Labour, anti‑Semitism and the cult of ‘You Can’t Say That!’

The Livingstone debacle exposes both sides in Labour's anti-Semitism row.