USA

19 August 2014

Sorting fact from fiction in Ferguson

Same old racism? Actually the riots show how much has changed in the US.

19 August 2014

Ferguson: this isn’t history repeating

The idea that US race relations are the same as they always were is ahistorical.

29 July 2014

Campaign finance: even billionaires deserve free speech

Big money isn't the problem in US politics - the lack of big ideas is.

22 July 2014

Ed Miliband: desperately seeking authority

In Weird Ed, the Labour Party has the leader it deserves.

17 June 2014

Freedom of the press is never ‘case by case’

If the US is to remain committed to press freedom, ‘reporter's privilege’ must be extended to all.

16 June 2014

It’s anti-gun hysteria that’s off the charts

Obama’s call for action on US gun control is grounded on half-truths and misinformation.

14 May 2014

Duke Uni students need to man up

A student-led campaign to censure the use of rude words is spectacularly infantile.