28 February 2017

The importance of being Charlie

Charlie Hebdo’s editor-in-chief talks offence, free speech, and why Muhammad cartoons show how much Charlie respects Muslims.

22 February 2017

The Greek tragedy continues

The EU’s crushing of Greece shows it is no friend of workers.

14 February 2017

Turning journalism into a crime

The proposed new Espionage Act would devastate press freedom.

7 February 2017

Brexiteers against Le Pen

The fearful, illiberal Front National has nothing in common with Brexit.

31 January 2017

The next president of France? It’s anyone’s guess

Scandals, Corbynism, the far right — French politics is flailing.

26 January 2017

‘I had no option but to fight for the truth’

Deborah Lipstadt on Denial, David Irving and free speech.

19 January 2017

Labour: from socialism to miserabilism

Corbynistas are made more outraged by the rich than by poverty.

10 January 2017

And the award for most patronising speech goes to...

Meryl and Co, spare us the preaching.

5 January 2017

New Year, same old nanny state

In 2017, let's cast off the public-health killjoys.

28 December 2016

The greatest human breakthroughs of 2016

From sky bridges to cures for disease: the best of human endeavour.