Today's Edition, 19 August 2022

The problem with gaslighting

Some realities need to be undermined

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Why is the political gender gap growing?

Men and women are diverging on culture war issues

| 19 August

My apology to Salman Rushdie

Both sides claimed the support of angels

Both sides claimed the support of angels

Does Manchester need the Tories?

Labour's virtual dictatorship isn't working

Labour's virtual dictatorship isn't working

Capitalism killed the American West

Mountain men knew how to be free

Mountain men knew how to be free

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Why is the political gender gap growing?

Men and women are diverging on culture war issues

| 19 August

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Virgins get more done

Joan of Arc knew men are a distraction

The infidels will not be silenced

Like Salman Rushdie, I choose freedom

America will always fear Caesar

Don't be fooled by the Age of Hamilton

Jerry Sadowitz is too good to cancel

He may be a monster, but at least he's talented

There is no “Biden Doctrine”

A year after Kabul, his vision is blurred by chaos

MeToo killed Game of Thrones

Nobody wants a sexless prequel

Keir Starmer’s squandered chance

This crisis should be red meat for Labour

This crisis should be red meat for Labour

Civil disobedience is coming

Britain's failed elites could spark a winter revolution

Bankers have failed us again

Our economic elites are making every wrong call


Sweden reaps the benefits of its no lockdown policy

Two new studies suggest the country is emerging less harmed than other nations

| 19 August

How Greg Gutfeld conquered American late-night comedy

Viewers are tired of Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon's liberal clichés

| 19 August

Liz Truss needs a Minister for Winter

Our next Prime Minister needs to prepare for a chaotic Christmas

| 19 August

If Joanne Harris won’t defend women, I won’t support her

The Society of Authors is neglecting fundamental duties

| 18 August

A-level Chinese is a pointless scam

A flawed exam is depriving the UK of China experts

| 18 August

Sinn Fein aren’t radical populists — they’re neoliberal normies

The party has sanitised its image by accepting the status quo

| 18 August

Silvio Berlusconi is Italy’s kingmaker again

The lecherous statesman is Italian politics's bad penny


Farewell Jeremy Paxman, student scourge

The departure of a familiar face is always a melancholy business

| 17 August

Why is the American press letting Iran off the hook?

The Rushdie attack is inconvenient for the Biden administration

| 17 August

Did Freya the Walrus deserve to die?

Sentimental outrage is hard to distinguish from empathy for others

| 17 August


we sit down with original thinkers and talk ideas

His wife’s plea: The case for Julian Assange

Lawyer Stella Moris discusses her husband's liberty and the free internet

Slavoj Žižek: We are addicted to chaos

The philosopher explores our obsession with cancel culture and crisis

David Fuller: What happened to Jordan Peterson?

The Rebel Wisdom founder discusses the psychologist's descent into tribalism

Aella meets Louise Perry: Was the sexual revolution a mistake?

An OnlyFans star speaks to an anti-porn feminist

WHO’s Susan Michie: my politics are my business

Freddie Sayers spoke to the new WHO Nudge Unit chair to discuss the politics of public health

Donald Trump’s next move

His family and inner circle want him to run

America has lost its purpose

Killing terrorists is no substitute for strategy

The West needs to grow up

Robert Bly's'The Sibling Society' reveals how culture wars infantilise society

Peter Thiel on the dangers of progress

The tech billionaire discusses Silicon Valley, Christianity and apocalypse

The creative power of blackout Britain

Anything can happen when the lights go out

How the British conquered Majorca

Who would turn down sunbathing and sex?

The many failures of Ben Affleck

He's learnt to live with disappointment

The EU has created a new dictatorship

The death of Tunisian democracy will soon backfire

Conservatives need some Swedish love

Rampant individualism could save the Tories

Rampant individualism could save the Tories

How we gave up on Salman Rushdie

Britain saw his fatwa and internalised it

University needs to hurt

Students should consent to be harmed

What does your constituency really think?