Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray is Associate Director of the Henry Jackson Society and an author, most recently of Bloody Sunday: Truth, lies and the Saville Inquiry.

Confrontation between a soldier and an IRA suspect, 30 January 1972

The case for prosecuting Bloody Sunday ‘Soldier F’

16 March 2019 9:00 am

It is more than 15 years since the Bloody Sunday soldiers last appeared in public. For months I sat in…

The memorial on Lewis marking the Iolaire tragedy

The Iolaire was packed with island men who could have sailed her home with ease

5 January 2019 9:00 am

The centenaries of the Great War came to a close in November with commemorations of the 1918 Armistice. But one…

Angela Merkel is on her way out – and so is her vision for the EU

3 November 2018 9:00 am

Whatever anyone’s views on the enterprise, there was one question always begging to be asked of the European Union: ‘What…

Douglas Murray: I can’t think of a time when more people have lost their minds

1 September 2018 9:00 am

Whenever I visit a country I try to pitch high and meet the president or prime minister. In Australia this…

Europe has a democracy problem

2 June 2018 9:00 am

This week the EU revealed its true nature. Rather than hand power to a Eurosceptic, the Italian President Sergio Mattarella…

The perils of speaking in public

12 May 2018 9:00 am

I spend my life moving. Over recent years it was research. Now it’s caused by that research. But I have…

California is the unexpected antidote to censorious liberalism

17 March 2018 9:00 am

If I needed a safe space, I would nominate California. Against most odds this seedbed of censorious liberalism has thrown…

The curious star appeal of Jordan Peterson

20 January 2018 9:00 am

Last Sunday night a capacity crowd of mainly young people packed into the Emmanuel Centre in London. Those who couldn’t…

The Iranian rebellion the world wants to ignore

6 January 2018 9:00 am

If there is one lesson the world should have learned from Iran’s ‘Green Revolution’ of 2009 and the so-called Arab…

Rolling tanks, plastic flowers and madness on parade: A visit to North Korea

16 December 2017 9:00 am

As Kim Jong-un might blow up the world next year, if not this, and people are forever trying to work…

The consequence of this new sexual counter-revolution? No sex at all

4 November 2017 9:00 am

We are in the middle of a profound shift in our attitude towards sex. A sexual counter-revolution, if you will.…

Songs of the blood and the sword

28 October 2017 9:00 am

Jihadi Culture might sound like a joke title for a book, like ‘Great Belgians’ or ‘Canadian excitements’. But in this…

Poor conduct

22 July 2017 9:00 am

Last weekend Daniel Barenboim brought the Staatskapelle Berlin to perform at the BBC Proms for a cycle of Elgar’s symphonies.…

The known wolf

27 May 2017 9:00 am

The meeting place of the two worlds could not have been more sharply defined. In Manchester Arena, thousands of young…

Is Le Pen really ‘far-right’?

6 May 2017 9:00 am

What is ‘far-right’? With the progress of Marine Le Pen to France’s presidential run-off, the term has been liberally used…

In defence of  Ken

8 April 2017 9:00 am

We never loved each other, Ken Livingstone and I. We first clashed in public more than a decade ago, and…

Memory games

4 March 2017 9:00 am

Poor Paul Nuttall. He seemed to have everything a cheeky by-election victor needed: the outsider vim, the accent, the cap.…

Memory games

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

Poor Paul Nuttall. He seemed to have everything a cheeky by-election victor needed: the outsider vim, the accent, the cap.…

Memory games

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

Poor Paul Nuttall. He seemed to have everything a cheeky by-election victor needed: the outsider vim, the accent, the cap.…

Abandoned to their fate

4 February 2017 9:00 am

Another day in northern Nigeria, another Christian village reeling from an attack by the Muslim Fulani herdsmen who used to…

Abandoned to their fate

2 February 2017 3:00 pm

Another day in northern Nigeria, another Christian village reeling from an attack by the Muslim Fulani herdsmen who used to…

Abandoned to their fate

2 February 2017 3:00 pm

Another day in northern Nigeria, another Christian village reeling from an attack by the Muslim Fulani herdsmen who used to…

Dutch courage

28 January 2017 9:00 am

It looks like the people might do it again. After the British electorate misled themselves so badly and American voters…

The empathy trap

28 January 2017 9:00 am

Being against empathy sounds like being against flowers or sparrows. Surely empathy is a good thing? Isn’t one of the…

The empathy trap

26 January 2017 3:00 pm

Being against empathy sounds like being against flowers or sparrows. Surely empathy is a good thing? Isn’t one of the…