civil war

The next so-called civil war

October 9, 2020 1:17 pm

‘To-day the doctor says I must die — all is over with me — ah, so young to die’

nursing homes

Duty of care: the trouble with America’s nursing homes

October 9, 2020 11:51 am

We will sacrifice so much to save lives. So why are we indifferent to the quality of those lives?


I see COVID…everywhere

October 9, 2020 11:23 am

‘Eventually, even my cozy and culturally ethically sound living space no longer felt safe from the virus’


The transatlantic mask divide

October 8, 2020 5:42 pm

In the ferry line to Fire Island, I was told off for not wearing my mask over my nostril


Soccer is better without the crowds

October 8, 2020 5:22 pm

Even Jose Mourinho is behaving well


How I won €160 by mistake

October 8, 2020 4:59 pm

Thanks to our local bar, I ended the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe with bulging trousers

cambridge analytica

The collapse of the Cambridge Analytica Brexit conspiracy theory

October 8, 2020 12:16 pm

There was always a whiff of desperation to the Cambridge Analytica obsession

noor bin ladin

Being pro-Trump has caused me more grief than being Osama bin Laden’s niece

October 8, 2020 9:37 am

Why do I support Donald Trump? Look at his record

big tech

House Republicans accuse Democrats of ignoring censorship in Big Tech report

October 6, 2020 5:50 pm

‘Democrats have rejected opportunities to explore concerns about bias’


My debt to Royaumont

October 6, 2020 1:14 pm

A Spanish flag flew on the palace to protect it from the occupying Germans


The sinister Vatican plot against Cardinal Pell

October 6, 2020 9:30 am

Sooner rather than later, we may learn more about what that Vatican money was used for during the Pell trial


The media meltdown over Trump’s ‘Covita’ moment

October 6, 2020 8:34 am

His remarks couldn’t have been better formulated to make his critics’ blood boil

Jennifer rubin

What’s happening to Jennifer Rubin?

October 6, 2020 6:09 am

The coronavirus appears to have claimed what remains of the Washington Post writer’s sanity

proud boys

The Pride Boys

October 5, 2020 6:13 pm

Smearing the Proud Boys as homophobes is a losing strategy

jenny lindsay

The hounding of a Scottish poet by trans activists

October 5, 2020 5:52 pm

Jenny Lindsay, a skint freelance poet who was the subject of a whispering campaign, did not feel very powerful

new york

New York has turned ugly

October 5, 2020 3:09 pm

I haven’t seen so many overflowing garbage cans or homeless people since the 1970s


No, antifa won’t destroy democracy

October 5, 2020 1:45 pm

How the culture war created a tribe of Lee Harvey Oswalds

tangled web

The coming stitch-up

October 4, 2020 10:59 am

The Tangled Web We Weave: Inside the Shadow System That Shapes the Internet by James Ball reviewed


Mixed messages and media narcissism

October 4, 2020 6:59 am

Trump’s illness is a perfect opportunity for journalists to talk about themselves

hong kong new york times

The New York Times has no editorial policy

October 3, 2020 3:52 pm

Their Hong Kong op-ed proves as much


‘The Melania Tapes’ reveal she’s even cooler than we thought

October 3, 2020 10:17 am

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff and CNN made a major miscalculation

private schools

Creeping critical race theory in Manhattan’s private schools

October 2, 2020 5:59 pm

‘At the two private schools my sons attend in New York City, a new kind of “education” is now in full force’


The new crusaders

October 2, 2020 5:06 pm

Churches have become a target for the young and angry

pope francis

The real reason for Pope Francis’s disgraceful Pompeo snub

October 2, 2020 1:35 pm

We’ve never seen the text of the Vatican-Beijing pact


Reparations for the transblack community!

October 2, 2020 1:01 pm

I believe that I qualify for reparations from the white man who has kept me down and prevented me from achieving my full potential