Race

27 February 2015

Football’s fantasy racism

Ignore the well-paid ‘anti-racists’ — racism in the game has been on the wane for years.

20 February 2015

Where is the Je Suis Chelsea march?

The Chelsea fans on the Paris Metro have spurred on football’s censors.

20 February 2015

A trip down Chelsea’s hooligan lane

There was a time when racist abuse really was a Chelsea-fan staple – it’s not now.

18 February 2015

Why Operation Black Vote doesn’t get my vote

Politicians have to earn our vote by giving us something worth supporting.

2 January 2015

Iggy Azalea is not the new Al Jolson

Yes, that fake accent is annoying, but cultural appropriation is what pop is all about.

29 December 2014

Stop treating black students as victims

After Ferguson, African-American students don't need special treatment.

11 December 2014

After Ferguson: who’s really racialising America?

Progressives are now the most fervent promoters of racialised thinking.

28 November 2014

After Ferguson: no, the US is not ‘congenitally racist’

The shooting was terrible. But so is the fatalism of much of the response.

25 September 2014

Exhibit B: artists must have the right to shock

It was a sad day for freedom when Brett Bailey’s work was shut down by a mob.

2 September 2014

Exhibit B: a guilty pleasure

Brett Bailey’s new show isn't racist; it just makes you feel bad.