15 April 2015

Why shouldn’t working people own their homes?

Anger over right-to-buy sums up the left's municipal miserabilism.

30 March 2015

Give us the freedom to build our own homes

We need 260,000 new homes a year, and officials won’t build them.

24 March 2015

The Communist who made Singapore a capitalist success

Lee Kuan Yew transformed a small trading post – but at a cost.

9 January 2015

Ulrich Beck and the turn against modernity

The late sociologist encapsulated the fears of our era.

17 July 2014

How the Tories ignited the paedophile panic

Revealing the right-wing origins of today's child-abuse hysteria.

19 June 2014

Operation Lollipop: a useful parody

How were Twitter’s hashtag activists so easily hoaxed by #EndFathersDay?

12 June 2014

Homeless spikes: a symptom of the housing crisis

Instead of whining about this petty measure against rough sleepers, we should be building more houses for all.

2 June 2014

A comically incomplete exhibition

The Beano was more rebellious than today’s gothic graphic novels, but the British Library’s Comics Unmasked ignores it.

23 May 2014

The left is over? I hate to say I told you so

A left-wing writer has finally cottoned on to the decline of the labour movement – but his proposals for a revival are deluded.