USA

23 May 2015

Young American liberals are losing the ability to argue

Censorship on campus – and elsewhere – is dumbing down political debate.

30 April 2015

Yemen and the unravelling of Western power

The dead hand of intervention is destroying another Middle Eastern state.

29 April 2015

Riots in Baltimore: a crisis of authority

The instability points to a moral vacuum in America’s inner cities.

27 April 2015

Ben Affleck: a slave to identity politics

From multiculturalists to feminists, too many think that we are defined by our inheritance.

20 April 2015

Welfare: treating the public like children

US plans to stop welfare recipients buying certain things exposes the rot of welfarism.

13 April 2015

The rise of Hillary and the death of politics

Clinton’s gender-obsessed campaign confirms the end of political life.

From Ireland to Indiana, the spread of gay-marriage groupthink

Why the campaign for same-sex hitching is so censorious and intolerant.

7 April 2015

Rolling Stone and UVA: more than a failure of journalism

The real problem is the unhinged moral panic about rape on campus.

7 April 2015

Civil rights come before religious freedom for secular businesses

If you are open for business, you should be open for business.