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TV and radio

17 April 2017

Dave Chappelle in a humourless age

The revered comic’s Netflix specials have rankled the speech police.

14 April 2017

Withnail and I and the meaning of life

Thirty years on, this film’s tragedy and comedy speak to us still.

10 February 2017

Brass Eye wouldn’t survive today

Our era is too kneejerk and censorious for iconoclasm.

26 January 2017

Battle of the gobshites

The McGregor-Morgan spat took celebrity self-righteousness to new heights.

20 January 2017

It’s not transphobic to question transgenderism

Trans activists can’t just censor every awkward question.

17 January 2017

In defence of Sky’s white MJ

Art and entertainment must be free to be offensive.

3 January 2017

Why comedians must be free to say ‘faggot’

The calls to slap trigger warnings on Eddie Murphy's old stand-up special are insulting to gay people.