21 June 2016

From Orlando to Yorkshire: the quest for meaning

Why it’s wrong to use violent acts to bolster your political standing.

15 June 2016

The lone wolf: a terrorist in search of a cause

How the politicisation of identity can foster furious violence.

7 June 2016

It’s not the economy, stupid. It’s a fight for democracy

On the EU, ignore the expert and trust the public, says Frank Furedi.

26 May 2016

Europe’s democratic legacy betrayed

The EU elite is defined by its fear of popular sovereignty.

18 May 2016

Project fear: the exhaustion of the elites

The EU referendum debate has taken the politics of fear to a new low.

25 April 2016

Can humanity live without borders?

ESSAY: There is little enlightened about being ‘post-borders’ today.

18 April 2016

Reclaiming Europe from the EU

The EU sees European history as a source of shame. It is wrong.

31 March 2016

The spectre of democracy

Enlightenment thinkers were haunted by the reality of popular self-determination.

21 March 2016

Don’t blame Corbyn for the rise of anti‑Semitism

Labour-bashing commentators are clouding this important discussion.

8 March 2016

Son of Saul: hope amid the Holocaust

Frank Furedi on a brilliant film about one man’s search for meaning.