Tragedy makes politics more important. So why suspend campaigning?
Suspending politics is like trying to ban gravity - impossible. Distrust those who claim otherwise.
The Tories have U-turned on the 'Dementia Tax'
They violated a well-worn electoral rule: don’t piss off your core constituency.
How to survive in Tory Britain
Don’t be young. Or poor. Or middle-class. Or old. In fact, don’t bother.
I want to vote for Labour - but here's why I won't
The draft manifesto is quite beautiful. But now is not the time.
Fox hunting is back on the agenda. Don't overreact.
Theresa May has announced plans for a free vote on fox hunting. It's designed to distract.
Why Macron's victory is no reason to be cheerful
Macron is a robot, the last hope of the French establishment. If he fails...
In defence of Tim Farron (sort of)
Tim Farron has contradictions, but it's his critics who are bigots and fools.
SOAS in (predictable) hysterics over an invitation to Israel’s ambassador
If we take the SOAS SU at their word, and if we're being charitable, 73% of SOAS students are mere idiots.
In Yemen, Britain is complicit in the very crimes for which we castigate Assad
Our hysteria is selective, and true evil is camera-shy.
I abused my wife - but I won't go to jail, because sport
What sane justice system thinks cricket is more serious than domestic abuse?
The US missile strike in Syria should alarm us all
We have seen no proof that Assad was responsible for the chemical attack in Idlib. The US has launched missiles anyway.
Our elder statesmen are disgraceful - and Ken Livingstone is the worst of the lot
War with Spain, Tarzan, and Hitler the Zionist. What ever happened to the idea that wisdom comes with age?
The Problem with the BBC's adaptation of Decline and Fall
Decline and Fall has been adapted by the very thing it parodies, a modern and fashionable institution, run by a modern and fashionable clique. And it shows.
We MUST ignore the pleas to 'stop talking about terrorism'
We're now so familiar with 'acts of terror' that we have have a list of automatic responses. The newest of these is the most absurd.
Why the Westminster attack was a lucky escape
The attack in Westminster exposes serious flaws with our security. Questions must be answered.
Stop blaming sexism for Hillary Clinton's defeat
She didn’t lose because she has a vagina, she lost because she’s a liar, a fraud and a charlatan.
We're all being watched - and there's nothing we can do about it
Drones are becoming commonplace. We should all be scared.