Race

23 June 2015

After Charleston: a show of common humanity

No, Dylann Roof’s act of nihilism was not ‘the real America’.

16 June 2015

Rachel Dolezal: desperately seeking victim status

The Dolezal story exposes the disturbing influence of identity politics.

16 June 2015

White guilt never helped anyone

Rachel Dolezal is in good company – whites ‘passing’ for blacks has a long inglorious history.

We’ll dress
how we want

The fancy-dress furore at Hartlepool shows that football anti-racism has sunk to a new low.

29 April 2015

Riots in Baltimore: a crisis of authority

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

29 April 2015

Tower Hamlets: the tyranny of fake ‘anti-racism’

If only Lutfur Rahman had been toppled by debate rather than a judge.

27 April 2015

Ben Affleck: a slave to identity politics

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

30 March 2015

Only a mug would vote for the anti-immigrant Labour Party

Why the outrage over a mug? Labour has been bashing migrants for 50 years.

25 March 2015

Selma 50 years on: why King’s dream still matters

Today’s new racialists are judging people on the colour of their skin.