The root of the problem

20 May 2023 9:00 am

The novelist and filmmaker Xiaolu Guo is attracted by the freedom a New York job promises, but misses the young daughter she has left behind in London

Can facial recognition tech be stopped?

24 August 2021 6:00 am

In recent years, facial recognition technology has been introduced into our lives in various benign ways. The ease of using…

Macron’s vaccine passports are a betrayal of French values

19 July 2021 5:24 pm

What a celebration of diversity I witnessed in Paris on Saturday as tens of thousands of demonstrators marched through the…

Vaccine passports are a ticket to freedom

10 April 2021 9:00 am

In principle I’m in favour of vaccination passports, and don’t understand how — again in principle — anyone could be…

Boris on liberty: the PM has always been against ID cards – until now

10 April 2021 9:00 am

The PM has always been against ID cards… until now

How moral is it to refuse a vaccine?

21 November 2020 9:00 am

Well thank goodness for that, eh? Just as we reached our darkest hour and resigned ourselves to an endless series…

Covid-19 shows us that virtue trumps freedom

4 April 2020 9:00 am

Look at it this way: we’re all doing Desert Island Discs nowadays, and unless you’ve got the bug, it’s a…

Free as a jailbird

15 July 2017 9:00 am

Food programmes are having a strange effect on me: I watch them and feel nauseated. Masterchef, The Great British Bake…

A Protestant country is a free country

26 April 2014 9:00 am

A Protestant country is a free country

Stand up for the real meaning of freedom

4 January 2014 9:00 am

We need conservatism now more than ever