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.

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.