John Armstrong

KCL’s sinister diversity and inclusion policies

26 November 2023 6:00 pm

Last week the King’s College London LGBTQ staff network, called Proudly King’s, demonstrated its intellectual level and its view of…

Diversity and inclusion doesn’t belong in the maths curriculum

28 May 2023 9:17 pm

In March, the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) – an independent body which oversees standards and quality in UK…

Climate activism must not be allowed to undermine climate science

25 April 2023 4:00 pm

Student activist Edred Whittingham baffled the snooker world last week by jumping onto the green baize at the Snooker World…

World Athletics’ trans policy isn’t scientific

29 January 2023 9:00 pm

This week it was revealed in the Telegraph that World Athletics is engaged in a confidential consultation with national governing bodies over the question…

LSE is right to cut ties with Stonewall

23 January 2023 1:09 am

The London School of Economics (LSE) shocked their student union this week by informing them that the university is disaffiliating…

It’s not just social science that could do with more mathematics

7 January 2023 11:35 pm

The physics department at King’s College London offers a module called ‘Gender Action’. Students studying this module go into schools and…

Academic freedom is being stifled at Imperial College London

28 December 2022 6:30 pm

We have become used to the erosion of academic freedom in the humanities and social sciences. It is no longer…

The sinister attempts to ‘decolonise’ mathematics

13 November 2022 5:30 pm

Mathematicians in British universities are now being asked to ‘decolonise’ the curriculum. This autumn, the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher…