5 October 2017

How the left and right switched places

It’s now the left that views Man as fallen and corrupt.

8 September 2017

An all-female Lord of the Flies would be just as savage

In desperate times, gender differences wither away.

1 September 2017

After Diana: the age of emotionalism

It is 20 years since emotional incontinence went mainstream.

31 August 2017

TV ads: why whites and straights are out

The obsession with ‘diversity’ in advertising feels a little sinister.

25 August 2017

The alt-left: toy-smashing tosspots

Both the alt- right and left are engaging in moronic behaviour.

4 August 2017

Nietzsche for our times

He would have some choice words for our tame, narcissistic culture.

21 July 2017

It’s not Brexit that’s scaring migrants away

The Remainer moral panic about xenophobia inflames anxiety.

14 July 2017

Islamism is a far bigger problem than Islamophobia

Why the commentariat is weirdly obsessed with anti-Muslim prejudice.

7 July 2017

The compassion paradox

‘Kinder, gentler’ political activism is so often the opposite.

2 June 2017

The myth of ‘caring liberals’

Progressive politics is now about feeling good, not doing good.