7 March 2017

Experts and politics: why Gove knows better than Plato

In an extract from his new book, Mick Hume defends the public's right to choose.

3 March 2017

Let’s hope the Lords have signed their own death warrant

The anti-Brexit ‘revolt’ by unelected peers makes a mockery of democracy.

23 February 2017

Five Revolting! reasons to fight for democracy today

Mick Hume on some ideas behind his new book, out now.

17 February 2017

The Russians didn’t elect The Donald

...and other home truths behind the hysteria.

8 February 2017

The danger is not fake news, but fake democracy

We don’t need gatekeepers to tell us what to believe.

2 February 2017

The ‘snowflake’ in the White House

Trump’s contempt for free speech makes him a president for his time.

26 January 2017

Brexit backlash: welcome to the age of demock-racy

Elitists trying to thwart the people’s will now claim to defend democracy.

19 January 2017

‘Project Fear’: selling democracy by the pound

Brexit is about much more than currency rates and share prices

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.