David Sergeant

What’s changed in Britain since same-sex marriage?

7 September 2017 12:54 pm

Four years ago, amid much uncertainty, 400 British members of parliament voted to redefine marriage in the United Kingdom. Then…

Bill Shorten’s republic: unnecessary, unwanted and more complex than we’re told

3 August 2017 11:49 am

Last week, we witnessed the dramatic conversion of Bill Shorten. His plebiscite comments have been forgotten. No longer, is direct…

Headscarf emancipation

16 July 2017 7:56 am

In a world in which female empowerment is increasingly defined by SlutWalks, headscarves are a display of true liberation. I…

A culture war? It’s about time

10 July 2017 7:38 am

‘Culture war’ is a phrase often used by sections of the commentariat to describe the ongoing battle between conservative and liberal values.…

Christians should be more sex positive

11 June 2017 7:26 pm

Liberal-feminist authors have recently discovered a new favourite soundbite. We must, they insist, all be more ‘sex-positive’. For those of…

Someone had blundered…

9 June 2017 3:27 pm

Less than two months ago, Theresa May made a strategic decision that was universally praised by the political commentariat as…

After Manchester…

24 May 2017 6:35 am

Some of my happiest teenage memories involve the freedom and independence I found attending gigs and sporting events in Britain’s…

In praise of whistleblowers against the surveillance state

8 May 2017 8:26 am

Despite being film illiterate I recent found myself watching Oliver Stone’s Snowden, simply because alternative entertainment options are limited at…

A Macron win will be Le Pen’s golden ticket to the presidential party

2 May 2017 6:22 pm

Irrespective of political opinion or ideological outlook, most would agree that the last five years have not been the most…