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17 September 2014

Youth today – boring, polite and very fearful

Young people need to stop worrying about their careers and get out more.

16 September 2014

Gingers, nerds and fat people – the ‘new prejudice’?

Picking on people for their appearance may be unpleasant, but it's hardly akin to racism.

27 August 2014

The public-health lobby – more dangerous than e‑cigs

The campaign against e-cigarettes is not just illiberal, it's illogical.

21 August 2014

What is brave about suicide?

Once, suicide was taboo. Now, criticising it is taboo.

Must-reads from the past week

A Travis-ty of justice

A Travis-ty of justice

Self, Orwell and the English language

Self, Orwell and the English language

10 July 2014

Who’s really exploiting ‘Magaluf girl’?

Both tabloids and feminists are using this gross video to score moral points.

23 June 2014

Quelque chose pour Le Weekend

Sandwich’s French-themed festival highlighted those who embrace the modern world and those who do not.

20 June 2014

Gentrification: why we need more of it

The Hackney brasserie debacle shows we need more gentrification, not less.