8 January 2018

The case against the killjoy state

Christopher Snowdon’s new book slays the new paternalists.

3 January 2018

Let kids eat cake

Public-health quangos seem oblivious to life’s sweet pleasures.

23 November 2017

A safety-first Budget won’t work

Philip Hammond revealed the dire state of the economy – but offered little to fix it.

15 November 2017

No, Big Tobacco is not murdering people

The latest wheeze of anti-smoking zealots is their maddest yet.

16 October 2017

Scotland, like the rest of Britain, needs creative destruction

To revive the economy, we must let zombie companies die.

25 August 2017

McGregor v Mayweather: why we loved it

Irish upstart v boxing veteran: who wouldn’t tune it for that?

7 August 2017

Rising energy bills: the price of green obsessions

It’s government policy, not big business, that’s hiking up energy prices.

4 August 2017

Palmed off with dubious scare stories

The scaremongering about palm oil reveals the dangers of blending science and politics.