TV and radio
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TV and radio

5 June 2018

Comedians, mock our Supreme Leader at your peril*

A Corbynista responds to Tracey Ullman’s vile blasphemy.

17 April 2018

The problem with ‘representation’

Why we don’t need fictional characters to look like us.

16 April 2018

They think we’re all Enochs now

Demands to ban Powell’s ‘Rivers of Blood’ speech are the latest insult to Leave voters.

23 March 2018

The strange smearing of Robin Williams

He hasn’t really been accused of anything. Yet #MeToo demands another scalp.

22 March 2018

Why won’t the pay-gap myth die?

The McEnroe-Navratilova 'scandal' is the most ridiculous yet.

9 February 2018

What Marty Crane can teach us

John Mahoney’s character pre-empted today’s culture clash.

18 January 2018

Thou shalt not joke about the gender pay gap

The backlash against John Humphrys shows how flimsy the BBC pay crusade is.

8 January 2018

In defence of Apu

Don’t let offence-takers kill off The Simpsons’ shopkeeper.

8 December 2017

Transparent: cancelled by #MeToo

The hit Amazon show was both ‘woke’ and challenging. I’m sad to see it go.

12 October 2017

My enthusiasm is curbed

The ninth season of Larry David’s show is shaping up to be disappointing.