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4 February 2014

Three cheers for the silver tsunami!

The ageing population is a boon, not a bomb.

Three cheers for the silver tsunami!

Arguing the toss, spiked style

My life as a modern minstrel

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28 January 2014

Honk if you’ve had enough of anti-smoker zealotry

Labour poses as a party of the people – its war on smoking parents tells a different story.

Honk if you’ve had enough of anti-smoker zealotry

Karl Sharro on the Arab Spring

History Makers: John Mortimer

Arguing the toss, spiked style

A plucking scandal

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21 January 2014

There’s nothing left-wing about being green

Environmentalism is a cover for communism? Do me a favour.

There’s nothing left-wing about being green

Arguing the toss, spiked style

Five worst awareness-raising soap storylines

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14 January 2014

Upping the ante in the fight for free speech

Why spiked is demanding free speech for all, with no ifs, buts, erming, ahhing, restraints, restrictions or delay.

Upping the ante in the fight for free speech

Arguing the toss, spiked style

Eco-warriors' five least cunning stunts

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7 January 2014

The war on slot machines

This new moral crusade echoes yesteryear’s paternalistic campaigns against working-class gambling.

The war on slot machines: saving the poor from themselves

Arguing the toss, spiked style

The five maddest musings of Morrissey

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17 December 2013

Hey, where’s my flying car?

When Marty McFly time-travelled to our era, he found personal spaceships and hoverboards. No such luck, Marty.

Hey, where’s my flying car?

Arguing the toss, spiked style

Five worst Christmas campaigns

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10 December 2013

No, the Central African Republic is not the ‘new Rwanda’

Westerners’ description of every new war in Africa as ‘another Rwanda’ exposes their prejudices about the dark continent.

No, the Central African Republic is not the ‘new Rwanda’

Tim Black on Nigella Lawson

The Brown Dog Rioters

Arguing the toss, spiked style

The five best things about smoking

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3 December 2013

This is what a celebrity paedo really looks like

Ian Watkins’ horrific crimes remind us how rare celebrity paedophilia really is.

This is what a celebrity paedo really looks like

Jon Holbrook on equality law

History maker: Isaac Illych Rubin

Arguing the toss, spiked style

The greatest role-model refuseniks

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26 November 2013

Privacy for me, but not for thee

In the eyes of liberty campaigners, it seems some people deserve a private life more than others.

Privacy for me, but not for thee

Five most inappropriate uses of ‘slavery’

Arguing the toss, spiked style

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19 November 2013

Russia has a point about NGOs

The Greenpeace/Russia spat is a bit more complicated than a Good v Evil fairytale.

Russia has a point about NGOs

Why lefties love Prince Charles

Arguing the toss, spiked style

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