Liz Cheney is running scared in Wyoming

6 October 2021 2:32 pm

Last Wednesday, Rep. Liz Cheney seized the opportunity during a House Armed Services Committee hearing to apologize to Gen. Mark…

The Tunisian paradox

1 September 2021 12:30 am

‘We swore to defend the constitution,’ shouted the deputy speaker of the Tunisian parliament, to which a young soldier retorted,…

Is communism authoritarian capitalism?

30 June 2021 9:00 am

On July 1, 1921, the founding congress of the Chinese Communist party was held in Shanghai, when 12 men gathered in…

Don't blame 'white privilege' for the plight of working-class kids

24 June 2021 6:58 pm

Tory MP Robert Halfon is right to say that the underachievement of white working-class students is a ‘major social injustice’. He is also…

Richard Dawkins' views on Down's syndrome aren't a surprise

18 May 2021 3:58 pm

Irish radio host Brendan O’Connor is not interested in having an emotional discussion. He’s just curious: if a man of…

Meghan’s critics and defenders are both wrong

6 March 2021 1:09 am

When it comes to Harry and Meghan, is it time for everyone to take a collective deep breath? With the…

Can Boris be reinfected with Covid?

17 November 2020 4:27 am

Boris Johnson is self-isolating in Downing Street after hosting an MP who subsequently tested positive for Covid-19. As we all…

Lockdown cycles

18 October 2020 5:30 pm

The appearance of SARS CoV-2 has been deemed worthy of extraordinary measures to contain or suppress its spread. With a…

Following the evidence for hospital admissions

4 October 2020 5:23 pm

The recent warnings of exponential growth of Covid-19 cases, inevitably followed by a rise in hospital admissions, is one focus…