26 June 2017

Don’t play with fire

The evacuation of tower blocks is a foolish, fearful policy.

12 June 2017

A culture war masquerading as a youthquake

There’s an ugly strain to the media celebration of young voters.

26 May 2017

The ideal of autonomy

Moral independence can only flourish in a society that trusts its citizens.

24 May 2017

Generational revenge: the politics of ageism

The youth vote is being marshalled to punish the elderly.

15 May 2017

Populism on the ropes? Don’t be so sure

Macron's win is a small victory for a Euro-establishment in crisis.

31 March 2017

A revolt against deference

People aren’t rejecting truth – they’re rejecting the values of the elites.

28 March 2017

Masood’s motives? We may never know

We should be careful not to endow his violence with meaning.

13 March 2017

Does Erdogan have a right to hold rallies in Europe?

Not necessarily, no. But we should let him where possible.

20 February 2017

‘Just like Hitler’: the diminishing of the Holocaust

Exploiting the Holocaust for political ends is a dangerous game.

25 January 2017

There is an alternative

Brexit and other populist revolts create the space for a new politics.