Tom Leonard

The Ivy League’s dirty secret

17 November 2018 9:00 am

 New York There comes a point in a New York expat’s life when you suddenly realise that the liberal elites…

Why American psychoanalysts are an endangered species

25 April 2015 9:00 am

   New York City Nothing says New York like a psychoanalyst’s couch. Think Woody Allen or those New Yorker cartoons.…

The war on frat culture

24 January 2015 9:00 am

 New York It’s a new semester and a new start at the University of Virginia. Thomas Jefferson, the university’s founder,…

Hug a hoodie: can there really be a kinder, gentler Ku Klux Klan?

15 November 2014 9:00 am

 New York The Ku Klux Klan is rebranding. It’s less lynchings and cross burning these days, more novelty kitchenware (fancy…

A casino clash worthy of James Bond reaches its climax in the High Court

11 October 2014 9:00 am

It is said that all you really need to know about casinos is that the house always wins. I wouldn’t…

How to shop for the apocalypse

3 May 2014 9:00 am

 New York City An architect friend who usually designs Manhattan skyscrapers was recently asked to pitch for a far more…