Today's Edition, 27 January 2022

Why do men hate women?

There's a price to pay for emancipation

Mary Harrington
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17:30

Kate Clanchy: my life’s work has been taken away

The writer speaks to Freddie Sayers about teaching, writing, and cancel culture

| 26 January

Stop pretending the UK is transphobic

Europe's leading human rights body is peddling a fantasy

Europe's leading human rights body is peddling a fantasy

Debbie Hayton
Anton De Kom’s tortured heroism

The censored anti-colonialist is finally getting his due

The censored anti-colonialist is finally getting his due

Ralph Leonard
In defence of Michel Foucault

The French philosopher was not responsible for American wokeness

The French philosopher was not responsible for American wokeness

Jarryd Bartle
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Video
17:30

Kate Clanchy: my life’s work has been taken away

The writer speaks to Freddie Sayers about teaching, writing, and cancel culture

| 26 January

Inside the surreal Dutch lockdown

You can visit a brothel but not a bar

Senay Boztas
The death of intimacy

Sex positivity has created a cult of celibacy

Kat Rosenfield
We need to talk about the vaccines

Public debate on side-effects is being censored

Vinay Prasad
Will Australia survive Covid?

Its pandemic incompetence was inevitable

Shahar Hameiri
How Biden can defeat China

Putin and Xi are more vulnerable than we think

Joel Kotkin
What’s the point of Boris Johnson?

MPs bemoan his lack of direction and purpose

Matthew Goodwin
How the EU betrayed Ukraine

Quiet capitulation is its greatest failure

Peter Franklin

Quiet capitulation is its greatest failure

Peter Franklin
Is it worth vaccinating children?

It sounds cruel — but a small number of deaths would be worth it

Tom Chivers
Why pop can’t escape the Eighties

We all desperately yearn to escape the mundane

Dorian Lynskey

Interviews.

we sit down with original thinkers and talk ideas

Israeli vaccine advisor: “We have made mistakes”

Professor Cyrille Cohen talks herd immunity and his pandemic regrets

Dr Steve James: I’d sacrifice my job over vaccine mandates

The NHS consultant who challenged Sajid Javid explains all to Freddie Sayers

Deep data dive: is Omicron the end of the pandemic?

Pieter Streicher makes the case for cautious optimism in South Africa

Wikipedia co-founder: I no longer trust the website I created

Freddie Sayers spoke to Larry Sanger about why he left

Andrew Sullivan: I was right about Donald Trump

Freddie Sayers speaks to the columnist and commentator about the crisis in America


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15:00

Poll: Trump to beat Biden by 6 points in 2024

The former President now has a clear lead over the Democrat

| 26 January
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13:00

The UK mops up students from Zero Covid countries

The pandemic has increased, not decreased, the number of foreign applications

| 26 January
Dispatch
10:15

Japan’s new Covid crackdown is all about politics

The ‘quasi state of emergency’ sounds dramatic, but it's anything but

| 26 January
Explainer
08:00

Friedrich Merz takes Merkel’s old party to the Right

The CDU's new leader wants to offer Germany a conservative option

| 26 January
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15:45

Amnesty’s stance on prostitution is hurting women

Decriminalising the purchase of sex will only help the industry grow

| 25 January
Reaction
13:00

Elite universities should stop prizing victimhood

Embroidering stories about hardship is easier for affluent candidates

| 25 January
Analysis
10:30

War in Ukraine would provoke a new migrant crisis

How will Eastern Europe respond to millions of Ukrainian refugees?

| 25 January
Chart
07:00

The era of record company profits is coming to an end

2022 is looking set to be a very bearish year

| 25 January
Dispatch
16:09

To witness the Covid divide, walk from Brooklyn to Queens

Attitudes are no longer about red states or blue states — it's all down to class

| 24 January
Analysis
13:00

It’s transfer season on the French hard Right

Three politicians defect from Marine Le Pen to Éric Zemmour

| 24 January
Dispatch
10:35

What NHS workers told me at the mandate protest

To cast them all as 'anti-vaxxers' misses the point

| 24 January
Reaction
07:00

California Governor: my state is looking ‘third world’

Gavin Newsom is finally admitting there is a problem

| 24 January
Series: Christmas reads 2021

Christmas reads 2021

The year posed questions, and these books answer them

The importance of Bronze Age Pervert

The radical Right flourishes in an atomised world

Murtaza Hussain
Scotland has lost its sense of humour

It's returning to its stuffy, Calvinist roots

Daniel Kalder
Inside the surreal Dutch lockdown

You can visit a brothel but not a bar

Senay Boztas
The rise of the literary noble savage

They can be 'problematic' without being cancelled

Alex Perez
You can’t cancel poetry

My students' piercing work will never be erased

Kate Clanchy

My students' piercing work will never be erased

Kate Clanchy
Why I am an addict

I stopped drinking because I wasn't ready to die

Tanya Gold
How Macron manipulates Europe

Britain and France are at war again

Robert Tombs

Box Set: Are police putting women in danger?

Very little has changed since the murder of Sarah Everard

Sexual assault is the great leveller

The current narrative forgets one thing: 'Rape Culture' isn't confined to private schools

Tanya Gold
Why women fear the police

A locker-room culture has long been pervasive among officers in the force

Julie Bindel
Women rebels without a cause

The Sarah Everard protests were more about symbolic action than political change

Mary Harrington
The police have a woman problem

The Sarah Everard vigil could have been a moment to show solidarity and promise reform

Sarah Ditum