A tale of drug-dealing and disillusionment shines an angry light on the Irish capital.
The elitist sentiments coming back into fashion have been around since Plato.
Jason Brennan's miserable tract misunderstands the nature of political freedom.
Peter Oborne reflects on the defeat, and future, of the political class.
Paul Cartledge talks ancient democracy, the English Revolution and the fate of people power.
Must-reads from the past week
Anti-populism is often just anti-democracy.
Arlie Hochschild talks Trump, liberal ignorance and the importance of empathy.
A new survey of the European left reveals too many parties and activists out of step with the people.
Arlie Hochschild’s latest explores the emotional universe of Trump’s support.
Contemporary feminist ideas of gender restrict rather than liberate women.