Politics
Politics
23 May 2018

The alt-right comes to South Africa

The cynical politicisation of attacks on white farmers is helping no one.

11 May 2018

What Marx and Nietzsche had in common

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

5 May 2018

The truth about Karl Marx

200 years after his birth, let’s remember how committed he was to freedom.

9 April 2018

Orban’s victory: another blow to the EU oligarchy

The demonisation of Hungary is the real threat to democracy.

The return of the socialism of fools

The problem of left anti-Semitism is more profound than people recognise.

30 March 2018

‘To defend democracy, we must defend the nation’

Tom Slater and Michael Brendan Dougherty discuss the populist revolt.

26 March 2018

The great lie at the heart of the Cambridge Analytica scare

The idea that Brexit voters were sheep is the opposite of the truth.

1 March 2018

Justin Trudeau: cultural appropriator

Has his ludicrous India trip burst the Trudeau bubble?

26 February 2018

The return of seditious libel

Why Corbyn’s libel action should worry all radicals.

14 February 2018

Trans vs TERFs: scrabbling for the victim highground

The argument over who is a woman has descended into ugly victim politics.