12 January 2017

Yes, Obama, democracy is in danger – but not from voters

His speech put a ‘democratic’ spin on age-old elite prejudices.

5 January 2017

Leveson II: revenge of the freedom-snatchers

A second showtrial of the press would be a disaster for journalism.

23 December 2016

Reject Section 40, Leveson 2 and regulation by Royal Charter

Join spiked in the fight to free the British press in 2017.

29 November 2016

A short history of anti-democracy

The elitist sentiments coming back into fashion have been around since Plato.

22 November 2016

An ‘illegitimate’ attack on Trump voters

Demands to ‘uphold the popular vote’ are a coded attack on the people.

10 November 2016

The real Trump-Brexit connection

…is the transatlantic elite’s hatred of democracy.

24 October 2016

A ‘fake sheikh’ can be a real reporter

The Leveson lobby want to find all dirt-digging journalism guilty.

20 October 2016

What’s so ‘hard’ to grasp about democracy?

Soft Brexit sounds like a code for no real Brexit at all.

5 October 2016

May the Brexit Boudicca? Maybe not…

The Remainer prime minister looks an unlikely champion of popular democracy.

22 September 2016

The truth about those ‘Brexit lies’

EU elites think voters are too thick to know what’s right.