22 January 2018

The Carillion crisis: PFI isn’t the problem

Obsessing over corporate handouts obscures the bigger debate we need.

15 January 2018

Have a drink – it won’t kill you

Researchers want the alcohol guidelines lowered. Ignore them.

10 January 2018

Hands off our Irn‑Bru

Bring on the backlash against the miserly sugar tax.

8 January 2018

The case against the killjoy state

Christopher Snowdon’s new book slays the new paternalists.

3 January 2018

Let kids eat cake

Public-health quangos seem oblivious to life’s sweet pleasures.

23 November 2017

A safety-first Budget won’t work

Philip Hammond revealed the dire state of the economy – but offered little to fix it.

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?