Life

A friendly purr from a fallible Tiger Woods

July 26, 2018 10:11 am

Everybody knows Tiger and now they love the old philanderer even more. Who said there were no second chances?

David Sedaris, the current king of humourists, is often not funny at all

July 26, 2018 9:32 am

Calypso is quite repetitive, especially when it comes to what is really its main concern: houses.

The more extreme the left’s screeches, the greater the populist surge

July 26, 2018 8:58 am

If the Democratic Party are wondering why they’re losing young white men, they need look no further than Sweden.

Westering

July 26, 2018 8:12 am

In which our correspondent strikes out for the territory.

How Donald Trump the Spectacle stirred up ‘the situation’

July 24, 2018 7:32 am

As we gasp in horror and astonishment or clap gleefully – depending which side of the line you are on – he absent-mindedly doodles our downfall.

The liberal mob has been trying to gaslight us for two years — and now the jig is up

July 10, 2018 2:37 pm

They have now gone further than many of its members ever intended. And it’s fascinating to behold.

If Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett tonight, prepare for all hell to break loose

July 9, 2018 3:22 pm

Feminists will be lining up to prevent the appointment of the Catholic mother of seven.

Conservatives are wrong about free speech

July 6, 2018 4:04 pm

The consensus is that we all have to watch what we say. But is it true?

Technology has invaded our once peaceful homes

July 6, 2018 3:59 pm

Screens dominate – and houses are no longer the sanctuaries they once were.

The dream of driverless cars is dying

July 6, 2018 3:56 pm

Billions have been invested but autonomous vehicles will not be on a road any time soon.

Has Tibet finally lost out to China?

June 28, 2018 4:29 pm

Religion remains at the heart of Beijing’s determination to subdue and transform Tibet.

David Lynch and the new Trumpian counter culture

June 26, 2018 6:23 pm

The director recognises Trump’s startling originality and willingness to look beyond the taken-for-granted modus operandi of the Washington Establishment.

Film review: Westwood – Punk, Icon, Activist

June 24, 2018 11:39 am

This is a golden age for documentaries, if you have time to view them. Digital film and editing have reduced…

The diversity trap

June 22, 2018 1:34 pm

Quotas mean discrimination. Britain must learn from Americas mistake.

The Bible’s #MeToo problem

June 22, 2018 1:08 pm

King David’s reputation is already mud. He’s a rapist who sent Bathsheba’s hubby to the front line so that he can get her into his bed.

‘I think The Kinks could have found a better frontman’: Ray Davies interviewed

June 21, 2018 2:19 pm

For all his reputation as one of England’s defining pop songwriters, America was Davies’ inspiration, and it is to the subject of America that he has been drawn these past few years.

The #MeToo movement is making sex great again

June 21, 2018 1:50 pm

Yes, many of the new rules of engagement for sex are silly and excessive — but so are the freedoms offered by enlightened liberal orthodoxies

I don’t want to keep pushing the Francis-Trump analogy. But the Pope makes it tough to resist the temptation

June 20, 2018 9:08 pm

In an interview with Reuters, the supreme pontiff uses Trumpian rhetoric to criticize the migrant children scandal.

The club sandwich: three slices of white supremacy?

June 20, 2018 3:35 pm

Is ‘the perfect American food’ soaked in imperialism and all-male white chumminess?

The Global Anglican crack up

June 19, 2018 4:59 pm

The provinces of the Anglican Communion today have little in common beyond a historical connection to the Church of England.

Speeding along the highway in America’s coolest cars

June 4, 2018 6:20 pm

In a study of young people and cars, it is a shame that the key role of music is not more fully addressed.

Social conservatism is dead

May 31, 2018 8:01 pm

Pope Francis’ modus operandi is to leave the reporting of his views to third parties and then sit back and enjoy the storm.

In my illness and old age, children give me hope

May 31, 2018 7:27 pm

The War Horse author on how he got through his cancer treatment.

Morgan Freeman and the troubling direction of #MeToo

May 30, 2018 8:40 pm

The movement calls for a change in culture as impossible as it is counterproductive.

Sympathy for the devil: Doesn’t Harvey Weinstein deserve pity, too?

May 29, 2018 6:03 pm

His attitude to sex must have been warped by the superabundance of opportunity.