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Louis C.K. pulls it off

June 21, 2020 9:21 am

Funny is money

Farewell, Uncle Ben

June 20, 2020 8:56 am

The culture war gets granular

The age of online bullying is back

June 19, 2020 4:50 pm

When did the Washington Post become a high school burn-book?

We are living through a frenzy of conformity

June 19, 2020 8:12 am

Sensitive issues are avoided and major corporations are taking it upon themselves to educate the masses

Defund colleges, not cops

June 19, 2020 7:38 am

Police are not the root of our problems. Academia is

The antibody test that proved my wife wrong

June 18, 2020 2:16 pm

If I complain of being tired, one of the kids will say: ‘What’s the matter, Dad? Another bout of coronavirus?’

In defense of Prince’s late style

June 18, 2020 2:01 pm

There are real flashes of genius in albums such as One Nite Alone...

The statue-topplers are obsessed with white men and white history

June 18, 2020 1:41 pm

Figures like radical scholar Rammohan Roy are completely ignored

Is left the new right?

June 18, 2020 1:23 pm

Emile had the face of one who had stared into the abyss at exactly the moment the wind had changed

The death of free speech

June 18, 2020 11:50 am

Most people who ended up in America went there in the first place because they were tired of kneeling

Was Robert Baden-Powell a Nazi sympathizer?

June 18, 2020 11:40 am

The Scouts went on to help resettle Jewish children saved in the Kindertransport

Can you gaslight a whole minority?

June 18, 2020 11:27 am

I fear gaslight is dangerously close to meaning ‘disagree with us’ or ‘suggest that we are mistaken’

Will COVID kill off the office?

June 18, 2020 12:05 am

To almost everyone’s surprise, working from home works

Why stop at destroying statues?

June 17, 2020 11:54 pm

The ancient world was one in which there were laws, but no concept of human rights, or of the sanctity of life

Black mass: the Georgetown Lecture Fund’s odd diversity campaign

June 17, 2020 7:11 pm

The Jesuit college’s students are play-acting as ‘non-partisan’ celebrators of speech

The Oscars and the triumph of Social Justice Realism

June 17, 2020 5:36 pm

Hollywood’s audiences don’t care about diversity in movies as much as people in Hollywood do

Another fine media mess

June 16, 2020 6:28 pm

The Federalist, Google and the travails of the NBC News Verification Unit

Cotton, slaves and arrogance: the message of Gone with the Wind

June 16, 2020 1:29 pm

The film makes us love something that didn’t really exist

Escape from CHAZ

June 16, 2020 9:29 am

CHAZ is an oasis of acceptance amid a society hell bent on glorifying discrimination and prejudice

In defense of drinking in the street

June 15, 2020 5:07 pm

It’s the only good thing to come out of lockdown

Anonymous Instagram account accuses Ivy Leaguers of racism

June 15, 2020 3:19 pm

The lust for cancel culture is infecting America’s top colleges

I hate the Nineties

June 15, 2020 2:58 pm

The Nineties began in hope but ended in disaster

Strawberry yields forever

June 15, 2020 2:28 pm

The ultimate summer fruit, if you can afford it

Why has Nickelodeon outed SpongeBob Squarepants?

June 14, 2020 5:54 pm

The cartoon sponge has been cruelly yanked out of the closet

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