British politics

5 March 2015

‘Vote Labour, get Lord Justice Leveson!’

If Labour wins the election, press freedom will be a big loser.

4 March 2015

Fees, philistinism and the future of HE

The tuition fees debate shows how philistine our leaders have become.

3 March 2015

Six ways that the Miners’ Strike changed British politics forever

Thirty years on, how that uprising altered everything.

27 February 2015

Twentysomethings, call off the generational jihad

Tom Slater, 23, calls for an end to pity-me yoof politics.

26 February 2015

The best reason to kick Cameron out? Libya

Why the hell of Libya isn't on the election agenda. Why it should be.

25 February 2015

Hugh Grant: hero of the fight for press freedom?

His boasts confirm freedom is being redefined as liberty-on-licence.

23 February 2015

This dodgy tax crusade is undermining freedom

The war on tax avoidance boosts arbitrary state power.

18 February 2015

Ukiphobia: the prejudices that dare not speak their name

Channel 4’s docudrama on UKIP revealed the bigotry of the elite.

18 February 2015

Harman’s Barbie bus: The new face of feminism

It isn't only Labour that views women as a distinctive political species.