Life
Life
20 July 2015

Turning slavery into the West’s original sin

Today's obsession with slavery has more to do with misanthropy than history.

17 July 2015

Why British humour is lost in translation

We have our messy language to thank for our puntastic wit.

10 July 2015

Amy was no victim. She’s a 21st-century heroine

She died at 27, yes, but her life was fuller and truer than most.

8 July 2015

Gentlemen’s clubs: the importance of being men-only

The pressure on the Garrick Club to admit women is a threat to our everyday freedom.

London isn’t over – you’re just bored with it

The middle-class observers flouncing out of London need a reality check.

28 April 2015

Force Majeure: familial failures

A new film explores the hollowing out of family life.

22 April 2015

Stop taking Twitter death threats seriously

Self-styled victims of Twitter trolling like Jack Monroe need to get out more.