Ross Clark

China

Should we be afraid of the new swine flu?

COVID-19 will lead to mass panic every time a virus comes to light

By Ross Clark

China

Was COVID with us long before anyone realized?

New research suggests the virus was lurking in Europe even before it was identified in China

By Ross Clark

Art

Isn’t it time Sacha Baron Cohen got canceled?

The performer has gone from comedy to trying in vain to expose prejudice

By Ross Clark

Was Robert Baden-Powell a Nazi sympathizer?

The Scouts went on to help resettle Jewish children saved in the Kindertransport

By Ross Clark

Europe

Is this the real reason Sweden didn’t lockdown?

Without changing the constitution, the Swedish government could not overrule decisions made by the country’s Public Health Agency

By Ross Clark

China

What Beijing’s second wave teaches us about COVID

Maybe the Chinese authorities will succeed in suppressing it a second time — but it is still liable to pop up again

By Ross Clark

Politics

The lessons from Wisconsin’s lockdown lifting

Even after lockdowns end, people aren’t returning to normality

By Ross Clark

Europe

Professor Lockdown doubles down

Why does Neil Ferguson still exert such a grip on the media’s imagination?

By Ross Clark

Europe

Bergamo and the enigma of COVID-19

Somehow, the virus managed to infect a population which was supposed to be in quarantine

By Ross Clark

Politics

Is the second wave of COVID coming?

Six states are showing a worrying spike in COVID-19 infections

By Ross Clark

Europe

Is this why Germany has escaped lightly from coronavirus?

It is hard to explain different death rates simply by the different approaches taken by governments

By Ross Clark

Immunity to coronavirus may be far more widespread than thought

If some of the population have a degree of resistance thanks to previous infection with other coronaviruses then the numbers change

By Ross Clark

How sewage tests could save us from COVID-19

Human body waste could prove to be an extremely useful ‘leading indicator’, Yale study finds

By Ross Clark

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