8 June 2018

Why Brits are turning against the police

Even respectable society now hates the rozzers.

1 June 2018

Veganism and the politics of purity

The rise of militant veganism reflects our misanthropic age.

Gammon: the left turns on the less well-off

Among middle-class Momentum types, it’s cool to sneer at working people.

11 May 2018

What Marx and Nietzsche had in common

Neither should be held responsible for the excesses of their supporters.

3 May 2018

Yes, there are some nice Tories

The politics of ‘all Tories are evil’ is infantile nonsense.

23 March 2018

Hope Not Hate: anti‑fascist authoritarianism

Well-meaning censors are the most dangerous of all.

16 February 2018

Why ‘moving with the times’ is overrated

The idea grid girls should be banned ‘because it’s 2018’ makes no sense.

9 February 2018

What Marty Crane can teach us

John Mahoney’s character pre-empted today’s culture clash.

26 January 2018

From fake news to fake truths

Lies aren’t the only problem. The facts can also be made to tell false stories.

19 January 2018

Blue Monday: why unhappiness is good for you

Nietzsche knew the score: joy is impossible without pain.