15 November 2017

No, Big Tobacco is not murdering people

The latest wheeze of anti-smoking zealots is their maddest yet.

16 October 2017

Scotland, like the rest of Britain, needs creative destruction

To revive the economy, we must let zombie companies die.

25 August 2017

McGregor v Mayweather: why we loved it

Irish upstart v boxing veteran: who wouldn’t tune it for that?

7 August 2017

Rising energy bills: the price of green obsessions

It’s government policy, not big business, that’s hiking up energy prices.

4 August 2017

Palmed off with dubious scare stories

The scaremongering about palm oil reveals the dangers of blending science and politics.

31 July 2017

Chlorinated chicken scare: where’s the meat?

The finer points of food processing have become a Brexit battleground.

27 June 2017

How the smoking ban killed off the local boozer

Working-class pubs have been decimated by this petty policy.

19 June 2017

Scotland’s Unionist fightback

The election result showed that Scots care more about staying in the UK than staying in the EU.