Life

zionism

The thin line between Zionism and anti-Semitism

December 20, 2019 12:31 pm

Anti-Semitism is alive and well — and in some surprising places

terf rowling

J.K. Rowling is a TERF!

December 19, 2019 1:13 pm

The thought that I will no longer be welcome in a fictional school for wizards has destroyed me

arab-israeli

Islam’s reformation: an Arab-Israeli alliance is taking shape in the Middle East

December 19, 2019 8:07 am

New maps of the Muslim mind are being drawn and old hatreds are on the run

anti-semitism

American anti-Semitism is everyone’s problem

December 19, 2019 6:15 am

Jews, who are a reliable Democratic voting base, have to start demanding the change from the politicians on their own side

transphobic

Are you heterosexual? Or simply transphobic?

December 19, 2019 5:28 am

Sexual attraction, as evidenced by the term itself, has a lot to do with, well, sex

bernie sanders

Bernie Sanders is no anti-Semite, but his best friends are

December 19, 2019 5:05 am

He’s unfit to lead the Democrats — let alone lead a great nation

boris johnson election

Boris Johnson: Perhaps my campaign was ‘clunking’. But sometimes, clunking is what you need

December 18, 2019 3:31 pm

For the millions who voted in 2016 to remain in the EU, but who have just voted to get Brexit done, we must develop a new and warm pro-Europeanism

sexuality

Human sexuality is innately perverse

December 18, 2019 3:15 pm

Even when I am alone with my partner, my sexual interaction with them is inextricably intertwined with my fantasies

sebastian gorka

Christmas greatness: a Yuletide sermon

December 18, 2019 1:47 pm

Christmas is under attack. It has to be defended

trans

The 2010s were the decade of trans

December 18, 2019 1:26 pm

Trans began the decade as an outlier. It became something tolerated out of compassion. It has become a medical-legal monster

nativity

Godfrey Elfwick’s Nativity drama

December 18, 2019 7:54 am

I’m dreaming of a woke Chr*stm*s

interview harvey weinstein

2019 was the year of the ill-advised celebrity interview

December 18, 2019 4:53 am

A-list abusers think they’re living in their own movie

american english ‘OK, here it is, “Brexit” … Apparently it means “Brexit”…’

American English must be the most carelessly spoken and written dialect on Earth

December 17, 2019 5:12 am

Part of the problem is sheer mental and physical laziness

drugs

White Christmas: the magic of the festive drugs binge

December 17, 2019 4:44 am

Among partying druggies, the trust that has disappeared from every level of society is fully present

christmas alone

The joy of spending Christmas alone

December 16, 2019 8:40 am

I learned it’s frowned upon to say things like Christmas carols make me want to blow my brains out

richard jewell

Richard Jewell was a victim of ‘fake news’

December 15, 2019 5:09 pm

Over two decades ago, the security guard hero’s life was ruined by an agenda-driven media

election

What went wrong in the UK election?

December 13, 2019 3:52 pm

Clearly I failed to insult people I disagreed with frequently enough

NRA

The NRA’s next spokesperson should be a teenager

December 12, 2019 5:14 pm

I’m sure the media would handle critics of their spokeskid with the grace and demeanor they do with attacks on Greta Thunberg

greta thunberg

Greta Thunberg is Donald Trump’s mirror image

December 12, 2019 2:20 pm

Every criticism, in her admirers’ eyes, confirms her righteousness and her opponents’ malignancy

jersey city jew

Trump’s ‘Jew shenanigans’

December 12, 2019 12:58 pm

The president leads where the media and politicians fail

tech

Who will take on the behemoths of Big Tech?

December 12, 2019 11:53 am

Don’t Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles — and All of Us by Rana Foroohar reviewed

andrew sullivan

Andrew Sullivan: The evidence against Trump is overwhelming

December 12, 2019 9:50 am

I’m one of those people who find the holiday season the darkest time of the year

cinema room

How could any woman fail to be won over by my new cinema room?

December 12, 2019 9:29 am

‘No, thanks,’ my wife said, ‘I prefer the television’

uighur muslim

The chilling stories from inside China’s Muslim internment camps

December 11, 2019 11:20 pm

More than a million have been detained with the official aim of eradicating ‘the virus in their thinking’

dating apps

No, dating apps should not label sex offenders

December 11, 2019 2:45 pm

Apps like Tinder may be trailblazers in enforcing the very conservative value of individual responsibility