21 February 2018

After Florida: why gun control isn’t the answer

Mass school shootings are awful, but they’re also very rare.

12 February 2018

Assisted dying: a failure of psychiatry

We abdicate clinical responsibility when we let the suffering die.

4 October 2017

Guns aren’t to blame for the horror in Vegas

Fetishising weapons leads to a distorted public discussion.

23 August 2017

Affirmative action: still the ‘right thing’?

Positive discrimination is in fact borne of pessimism.

27 June 2017

Michelle Carter: the unacceptable face of assisted suicide

If her text messages were wrong, surely ‘assisted dying’ is wrong?

10 April 2017

Assisted suicide: for all or for none at all

Legalising assisted suicide for the terminally ill would set us on a slippery slope.

6 February 2017

In praise of Ryan Lock

Let's celebrate the British chef who died fighting for the Kurds.

15 June 2016

After Orlando: assault rifles are not to blame

Gun controls won’t stop these killings – but they will make us less free.