No sacred cows

cameron

David Cameron is more authentic than Boris Johnson

September 18, 2019 11:46 pm

The former PM never quite shook off the burden of privilege

mass shootings

Donald Trump isn’t to blame for this spate of mass shootings

August 8, 2019 12:36 am

Despite what the media might tell you

intellectuals

I’m starting a trade union for intellectuals

July 17, 2019 11:33 pm

Someone should go in to bat for academics if they’re targeted by an outrage mob

boris

I love Boris for not firing me when I wrote a play about his sex life

July 11, 2019 4:58 pm

I doubt any other editor would have been so sanguine

oberlin college gibson’s bakery

Oberlin College and the rise of social justice vengeance

June 19, 2019 11:01 am

Could a bakery’s court win over a liberal arts school be the turn of the tide?

budweiser asexual

Whasssssuuuuuuuupppppp with Budweiser’s woke capitalism?

June 5, 2019 11:11 am

Their Pride cups are a mandatory exercise in virtue signaling

paranoid

The paranoid style in British politics

May 23, 2019 11:42 am

No political movement is immune to the conspiratorial world view

harvard

The diversocrats take Harvard

May 13, 2019 5:19 am

Ronald Sullivan, free speech, and the real meaning of ‘hostile environments’

corbyn victory

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

joke

Now – as in the Soviet Union – making a joke can be a dangerous, life-changing mistake

April 4, 2019 1:21 pm

A well-wisher sent me a copy of The Joke last year after I’d lost five positions as a result of making some stupid gags on Twitter

jordan peterson cambridge

Jordan Peterson and mob rule at the University of Cambridge

March 28, 2019 1:51 pm

Several Cambridge dons have been in touch to express their dismay at this craven capitulation to the mob

schoolchildren

The media were guilty of their own ‘fake news’ when it came to protesting schoolchildren

January 24, 2019 12:11 pm

It was so disheartening to see the liberal media go out of its way last weekend to confirm Trump’s cynicism

masculinity

The unending war against masculinity and men

January 10, 2019 12:13 pm

If the APA is looking for toxicity, it should start by examining itself

awokening

The great awokening

January 3, 2019 8:36 am

Do social justice warriors believe in magic?

roger scruton

Roger Scruton becomes the latest victim of the Twitchfork mob

November 11, 2018 10:57 am

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

trans activists

Science is on the side of the trans activists

October 25, 2018 11:30 am

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

#metoo accusations

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

October 18, 2018 9:39 am

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

neo-marxist stepford students universities

The neo-Marxist takeover of our universities

September 6, 2018 9:35 am

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