Today's Edition, 17 August 2022

The infidels will not be silenced

Like Salman Rushdie, I choose freedom

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17:17

Farewell Jeremy Paxman, student scourge

The departure of a familiar face is always a melancholy business

| 17 August

Conservatives need some Swedish love

Rampant individualism could save the Tories

Rampant individualism could save the Tories

America will always fear Caesar

Don't be fooled by the Age of Hamilton

Don't be fooled by the Age of Hamilton

Keir Starmer’s squandered chance

This crisis should be red meat for Labour

This crisis should be red meat for Labour

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17:17

Farewell Jeremy Paxman, student scourge

The departure of a familiar face is always a melancholy business

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How we gave up on Salman Rushdie

Britain saw his fatwa and internalised it

Donald Trump’s next move

His family and inner circle want him to run

The West is homeless

We're no longer willing to sacrifice our desires

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

Civil disobedience is coming

Britain's failed elites could spark a winter revolution

Britain's failed elites could spark a winter revolution

Bankers have failed us again

Our economic elites are making every wrong call

Will we escape our age of failure?

Inflation has crushed our incompetent elites



Analysis
13:00

Why is the American press letting Iran off the hook?

The Rushdie attack is inconvenient for the Biden administration

| 17 August
Analysis
11:46

Did Freya the Walrus deserve to die?

Sentimental outrage is hard to distinguish from empathy for others

| 17 August
Reaction
10:23

Liz Cheney’s neoconservatism is dead

Her defeat in Wyoming marks the end of an era

| 17 August
Idea
07:15

Quiet quitting is a force for good

Generation Z is waking up to the punishing reality of wage-slavery

| 17 August
Idea
16:30

Britain can become an education super-exporter

Our universities have a unique appeal for foreign students

| 16 August
Behind the news
14:43

Why Rishi Sunak won’t win British Indian votes

The diaspora are interested in economic basics, not identity

| 16 August
Reaction
11:52

Will the Rhine dry up this summer?

Drought is threatening Germany's key industrial artery

| 16 August
Factcheck
07:15

Britain’s trade deficit has nothing to do with Brexit

Prices are rising thanks to our self-defeating Russian sanctions

| 16 August
Anniversary
16:48

Partition was not an imperialist plot

Ahistorical narratives dominate our understanding of the event

| 15 August
Behind the news
15:20

Hamas caught trying to control reporting in Gaza

The news agenda shouldn't be set by armed thugs

| 15 August

Interviews.

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

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

Inside the Ukrainian resistance

In Kherson, Russian collaborators are being hunted

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

The good news from Gaza

When the sirens went off, we didn't flee

University needs to hurt

Students should consent to be harmed

Students should consent to be harmed

America’s tribes are ready for war

The middle ground has been plundered

How Morrissey revived the Union Jack

Labour has forgotten how to be patriotic


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