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The lost boys: the white working class is being left behind

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Britain’s forgotten demographic

What would it mean to ‘decolonise’ the Classics?

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Can the Classics escape the grip of their past?

Mugs game: what does your cup say about you?

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Rishi Sunak found himself in hot water last week, though fortunately it was not too hot. Just the right temperature,…

There is no justification for turning Hagia Sophia into a mosque

18 July 2020 9:00 am

It’s a mistake to turn Hagia Sophia back into a mosque

Welcome to the world you created, J.K. Rowling

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Welcome to the world you created, J.K. Rowling

Why would anyone want to work from home?

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Why would anyone want to work from home?

Home advantage: not going to school was the making of me

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Not going to school was the making of me

Will Macron’s new sidekick help him get re-elected?

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Is France’s latest prime minister just another fall guy?

We’re spending lockdown defending a family of mice

11 July 2020 9:00 am

 Austin My first Independence Day in the US for many years. Usually I’d be in Paris avoiding Texas heat. My…

How dangerous are cricket balls?

11 July 2020 9:00 am

The Prime Minister recently blamed the delay in the resumption of amateur cricket on the ball itself, calling it ‘a…

How strong was the scientific advice behind lockdown?

11 July 2020 9:00 am

How strong was the scientific advice behind the lockdown?

China’s next target: the clock is ticking for Taiwan

11 July 2020 9:00 am

After Hong Kong, is Taiwan China’s next target?

Trump is taking on the historical revisionists

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Donald Trump is fighting back against America’s historical revisionists

Quantitative easing is a dangerous addiction

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Britain’s dependence on quantitative easing is alarming

Are we heading towards Boris vs the Bank?

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Big spending. Huge debts. What can possibly go wrong?

How did the UK’s pandemic preparations go so wrong?

4 July 2020 9:00 am

How was Britain so ill-prepared for a pandemic?

Mission impossible: Boris’s attempt to rewire the British government

4 July 2020 9:00 am

Covid has revealed what is wrong with Whitehall

This ‘revolution’ isn’t what it looks like

4 July 2020 9:00 am

This is no leftist revolution

Online chess is the ultimate lockdown sport

4 July 2020 9:00 am

How have you been filling these listless homebound hours we’ve been given by the government? I’ve been frittering them away…

The bluff and bluster of Boris’s bland boy Brexiteers

4 July 2020 9:00 am

From the balcony where I take my daily exercise there is a view of the commercial centre of London that…

If Boris wants to channel Roosevelt, he should end lockdown

4 July 2020 9:00 am

If Boris wants to channel Roosevelt, he should end lockdown

We won the Battle of Britain – just

4 July 2020 9:00 am

We won the Battle of Britain – just

The Black Lives Matter movement is re-racialising society

4 July 2020 9:00 am

Do we really want to re-racialise society?

How come the less something is a problem, the more people talk about it?

27 June 2020 9:00 am

The less something is a problem, the more people talk about it

The private school advantage has never been greater than in lockdown

27 June 2020 9:00 am

The private school advantage has never been greater