British politics

6 July 2015

Ten years after
7/7, they still don’t get it

The problem isn’t powerful jihadism – it’s the crisis of Western values.

2 July 2015

Interns, quit your moaning and seize the day

myInternSwap is not an Old Boys' network 2.0 – it’s a good idea.

1 July 2015

Spot the little terrorist in your classroom

Why it’s wrong to turn teachers into spies on ‘extremist’ kids.

30 June 2015

A new British bill of rights? Hopefully not

We can’t trust our illiberal leaders to protect our freedoms.

Who really wants to impose austerity?

The left rages against mild Tory cuts yet dreams of imposing real austerity.

25 June 2015

Hate not hope: on the march against austerity

The End Austerity Now protest was dominated by low aspirations.

23 June 2015

The use and abuse of Jeremy Corbyn

The left-right panto over Corbyn reveals the hollow core of British politics.

22 June 2015

The myth of nationalism’s resurgence

Contrary to the post-election fearmongering, nationalism is not on the march.

22 June 2015

Authoritarians in search of meaning

The UK’s devolved parliaments have become shockingly illiberal.