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13 July 2018

In defence of Tony the Tiger

Banning cereal-box cartoons is pointless and paternalistic.

28 June 2018

Gosport: the scandal of undervaluing human life

‘Shortening lives’ is what happens when we see people as inconvenient.

27 June 2018

The problem with Scotland’s war on smoking

SNP plans for a ‘tobacco-free’ nation smack of petty authoritarianism.

21 June 2018

Why the political class hearts the NHS

Labour and the Tories are two blind men fighting over a pair of NHS specs.

13 June 2018

Jeremy Corbyn’s junk politics

His support for Jamie Oliver is in keeping with his paternalistic outlook.

6 June 2018

Plain packaging is plain stupid

It has boosted the black market while failing to stub out smoking rates.

30 May 2018

The myth of the obesity timebomb

Childhood obesity is lower than it was a decade ago.

Dementia: we need action, not awareness

The response to Barbara Windsor’s diagnosis captured society’s low horizons.

15 May 2018

Sadiq Khan, London’s paternalist-in-chief

London has a lot of problems; burger ads isn't one of them.

Ireland’s nanny-state evangelists

There’s nothing these moral crusaders won’t do to save us from ourselves.