Toby Young

Toby Young is the co-author of What Every Parent Needs to Know and the co-founder of several free schools. In addition to being an associate editor of The Spectator, he is an associate editor of Quillette. Follow him on Twitter @toadmeister

Roger Scruton becomes the latest victim of the Twitchfork mob

The left in Britain has been reduced to online metal-detectorists searching the internet for material they can pretend to be shocked by

By Toby Young

Media

At last, a Jordan Peterson vs. feminist debate that isn’t an absolute bloodbath

The Canadian psychologist squares off with Helen Lewis for GQ’s December issue

By Toby Young

Science is on the side of the trans activists

How do those feminists worried about gender self–identification reconcile their opposition to the reform with their insistence that gender is a social construct?

By Toby Young

Why are faceless accusations allowed to end men’s careers?

When a woman accuses a man of rape, the default position should not be to believe her, particularly if there’s no corroborating evidence

By Toby Young

Education

Revenge of the woke physicists

If feminist physicists think Professor Strumia’s analysis is scientifically unsound, pick holes in his argument

By Toby Young

Education

Did conservatives win the culture war?

I always used to think liberals had won the culture war and conservatives had won the economic war. Now I’m not so sure

By Toby Young

Art

Ian Buruma and the age of sexual McCarthyism

The New York Review of Books editor is the latest casualty of the identitarian mob

By Toby Young

Education

The neo-Marxist takeover of our universities

We owe the fact we haven’t been bamboozled by socialist snake-oil salesmen to the innate good sense of the ordinary working man

By Toby Young

The Harvey Weinstein scandal threatens to engulf Hollywood

According to an ex-employee of Harvey Weinstein’s, the movie producer once whispered something to himself that she found so disturbing she wrote it down. After leaving his film company, where she claimed to have acted as a ‘honeypot’ to lure young models and actresses to meetings with her boss in hotel rooms, she signed a […]

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