31 March 2014

IPCC: why the end is always nigh

The fifth assessment report is a product of politics, not science.

27 March 2014

Frack to
the future

Forget ‘security’ and ‘resilience’ - we need a positive case for new energy.

25 March 2014

A radical redefinition of what radicalism means

The Labourites calling for a ‘bold and radical’ agenda need a dictionary.

24 March 2014

The infantile diplomacy behind demonising Russia

The self-righteousness of the West’s new Russia-bashers is astonishing.

6 March 2014

We should kick all politics out of football

Anelka’s quenelle was part of a much bigger problem.

28 February 2014

Bill Hicks: the midwife of modern misanthropy

The late comedian’s unfunny miserablism now rules the world.

21 February 2014

Chaos in Kiev: a mess made by the West

Western governments' illiterate, dumbed-down foreign policy is killing Ukraine.

20 February 2014

Matteo Renzi and Italy’s coup d’état

Italian voters have yet again been sidelined by backroom deals in Rome.

12 February 2014

Culture War: the narcissism of minor differences

Ideological battles have been usurped by petty, bitter clashes over lifestyle.