26 January 2015

Syriza’s victory: this is no anti-austerity revolution

The new rulers of Greece embody miserable eco-austerity.

22 January 2015

Waiting for Chilcot

Why politicians and pundits are so desperate to see the Iraq War report.

20 January 2015

Stuart Kerner: a criminal conviction for being foolish

A teacher having sex with a 16-year-old pupil should not be a legal matter.

15 January 2015

Why is Boko Haram so barbaric?

The new movements that float free of politics and morality.

14 January 2015

Reality TV’s moral freakshow

Big Brother gathers up the morally ‘deformed’ for the right-thinking to laugh at.

5 January 2015

Butt out, Brussels – let the Greek people speak

Both the EU and European leftists are meddling in the Greek election.

23 December 2014

2014’s mantra: ‘I feel hurt, therefore I censor’

The new censorship is even more insidious than the old.

19 December 2014

‘We’re living in a tyranny of like-mindedness’

Howard Jacobson on Jews, comedy, dystopia and why ‘agreement is terrifying’.

12 December 2014

Meet the state‑loving libertarian

Shami Chakrabarti’s On Liberty is a libel on John Stuart Mill.

11 December 2014

Hong Kong: how the Occupy brand is killing politics

The Occupy model has been a complete disaster for repressed peoples.