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Will masks mean the end of smiling at strangers?

July 23, 2020 12:55 am

London feels like a once-deserted city being slowly re-inhabited

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In Los Angeles, school’s out…forever?

July 15, 2020 7:15 pm

The LA Teachers’ Union exploits the pandemic

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Policing rural Ireland is easier, no doubt, than policing urban America

June 4, 2020 12:30 pm

Whatever the context, let’s not let the worst besmirch the best

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The big debate: is lockdown wrong?

May 26, 2020 4:52 am

Matt Labash and Toby Young debate the biggest question of the moment

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The revenge of the oldies

May 14, 2020 11:43 am

I’ve always thought western society was terribly ageist, and I don’t just mean ‘showbiz’ folk but across the board

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Forget Zoom college: it’s time for America’s youth to embrace entrepreneurship

May 4, 2020 12:04 pm

No one should pay $40,000 a year for an online college degree

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Is this the end of commuting?

April 30, 2020 3:25 pm

The ability to travel within your own mind seems to be a great gift — instead we disparage it with terms such as ‘couch potato’

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The competitive world of COVID brides

April 30, 2020 1:19 pm

My wedding is off — but I’m one of the lucky ones

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Heads in the cloud

April 27, 2020 12:57 pm

Life in the age of COVID-19 is connected but unconnected

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I hate joggers more than ever

April 22, 2020 11:31 pm

My walk is spent suppressing the inner Nazi who can’t believe the human race still refuses to be more like me

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My isolation reading list

April 2, 2020 12:57 am

Everyone can learn deep human truths from the story of a good man’s journey to death and resurrection

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Skype dates are the latest COVID-19 nightmare

March 23, 2020 4:56 pm

Coronavirus forces meet-cutes into the digital realm

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The Spectator’s guide to video conference etiquette

March 20, 2020 1:53 pm

The video call is digital Darwinism: make sure you aren’t the silenced