Writers

The bright side of death

26 Mar / 5 mins

Lent reminds us that uncomfortable periods of life can offer us a great deal of wisdom

View all posts by Giles Fraser

How today's prevailing political positions measure up against a pandemic

View all posts by Peter Franklin

If we don't draw a distinction between the Right and the far-Right, we'll lose our ability to recognise which is which

View all posts by Douglas Murray

Two new books about extremism reveal how Islamists and neo-Nazis depend on each other

View all posts by Jenny McCartney

Millions will need protecting from Covid-19 hardship — here's how the unions can help

View all posts by Paul Embery

The search for romantic love, as a new book suggests, was always a fool's errand

View all posts by James Bloodworth

We need young women to stop shouting 'blow jobs are real jobs' and start engaging in meaningful activism

View all posts by Julie Bindel

The response to the Conservative proposal combines high-minded hysteria with ignorance of history

View all posts by John Gray

Mega events, like the Covid-19 outbreak, can cause voters to radically switch political allegiances


All the lies about Leavers

31 Jan / 6 mins

View all posts by Matthew Goodwin

Their more moderate response is as much about politics as science

View all posts by Freddie Sayers

Spending all day every day at home with my spouse and child is already my normal

View all posts by Mary Harrington

The Democrat hopeful looks like an amateur, even as Trump risks American lives

View all posts by Justin Webb

The WHO has failed us again

01 Apr / 6 mins

This isn't the first time the World Health Organisation has let politics get in the way of saving lives

View all posts by Ian Birrell

The panic from millennials in the face of a little adversity troubles me

View all posts by Meghan Murphy

Agro-industry demands consistency — which is anathema to authentic French cheese


Macron’s Brexit plan

10 Oct / 6 mins

View all posts by John Lichfield

The director's critics don't seem to realise that when you replace law with rage, you destroy your own protections


What should I read my son?

06 Mar / 5 mins

View all posts by Tanya Gold

Why conservatism is doomed

09 Mar / 9 mins

Despite Tory election victories, the Right still faces huge problems ahead

View all posts by Ed West