Crime and the law

17 April 2015

It’s right that Lord Janner won’t be prosecuted

Demands to try Janner show how unhinged the child-sex panic has become.

8 April 2015

How ‘recovered memories’ fuelled the paedo panic

The UK justice system needs to face facts: 'recovered memories' simply aren't credible.

1 April 2015

Get the cops off Hopkins’ Twitterfeed

An MP has disgracefully reported Katie Hopkins for speech crimes.

30 March 2015

Opportunity Knox for Italy-bashing

Yes, Amanda Knox has been demonised. But so has Italy.

23 March 2015

Save Gardies from the Stepford Students

Sexual-assault claims are being used to shut down a Cambridge fast-food joint.

20 March 2015

Three judges caught watching porn? Let’s put ‘self‑love’ on trial

We must stop treating the consumption of porn as good or healthy.

19 March 2015

Hillsborough: blaming one top cop is a cover-up, too

It took more than an incompetent commander to cause 96 deaths.

19 March 2015

Prevent: a very risky strategy

The UK’s clueless counterterrorism strategy sees threats everywhere.

18 March 2015

Yes, we should abolish workplace race laws

Anti-discrimination laws heighten racial sensitivity and destroy meritocracy.

17 March 2015

Feminists, we need to talk about consent

Too many campaigners now treat women as the fairer, incapable sex.