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China’s war on Islam

May 1, 2019 3:09 pm

Beijing has been ruthlessly willing to use technology and force against the Uighurs

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America is way too fat to fight another civil war

May 1, 2019 10:56 am

Would generations of Americans weaned on high-fructose corn syrup be able to march much further than the fridge?

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Jacob Wohl’s latest hoax shows the issue with ‘believe all victims’

April 30, 2019 1:14 pm

Imagine someone less inept attempted a similar scheme

places of worship

Why do terrorists attack houses of worship?

April 29, 2019 10:32 am

Faith, unlike bodies and buildings, cannot be destroyed

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The new normal of Poway

April 28, 2019 4:23 pm

Yet again, an American has died for the crime of being Jewish

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The 2020 primary’s pivot to video

April 25, 2019 6:26 pm

Faith in the power of social media is turning politicians into vloggers

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What would a Corbyn victory mean for me?

April 25, 2019 4:29 pm

Few can doubt that a Labour government would introduce state regulation of the press

self-haters

We’re all self-haters now

April 25, 2019 3:57 pm

As an American coming of age at the butt of the 1960s, I celebrated self-loathing

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The weird and wacky world of Goop

April 25, 2019 3:45 pm

No visit is complete without admiring the store’s famous jade eggs

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The Scruton tapes: an anatomy of a modern hit job

April 25, 2019 1:04 pm

How a character assassination unfolded on Twitter

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We condemned the ideology behind Christchurch. Why didn’t we do the same after Sri Lanka?

April 25, 2019 12:47 pm

You cannot quite separate Islam from the horrors carried out in its name, no matter how well intentioned you may be

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My day: Joe Biden

April 25, 2019 12:24 pm

As told to Dominic Green

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My name is Matilda Olofsson and I am Greta Thunberg’s arch-nemesis

April 25, 2019 10:41 am

Who wants to save the planet anyway? I don’t

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Greta Thunberg, a modern-day Cassandra

April 24, 2019 4:19 pm

The Swedish teenager has successfully convinced other children to take time off school to draw attention to the coming apocalypse

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The Middlebury mess

April 23, 2019 2:43 pm

Students are open to challenging ideas. Their administrators are not

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The amazing tale of Judith Alice Clark

April 23, 2019 12:18 pm

Tupac’s stepfather wowed the anti-imperialist into being a getaway driver

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Islamic terror and the Left’s pretzeled language

April 23, 2019 10:22 am

Why not call the Sri Lanka attacks what they are?

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The reimagining of the American university

April 22, 2019 10:03 am

A college in Oklahoma has turned academia into an Atwoodian nightmare

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Keep the modernists away from the Notre-Dame restoration

April 20, 2019 9:13 am

Reconstructions should aim to recreate and not transform the earlier style

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Camille Paglia vs the trans-Taliban

April 19, 2019 11:40 am

The feminist thinker has a fight on her hands

cultural appropriation food

The case for cultural appropriation in food

April 19, 2019 9:18 am

Russian cuisine borrows from other cultures and doesn’t look back

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The comedy and tragedy of Trump

April 18, 2019 12:15 pm

Just imagine what an intelligent writer could do with Trump’s presidency

easter

My friend’s death taught me what Easter really means

April 18, 2019 10:08 am

Albert was always well turned-out, but he let slip one day that it took him four hours to get dressed

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A moral dilemma on my freebie vacation

April 18, 2019 9:55 am

What should I tell people when they ask me my ‘profession’?