Books & Essays
Books & Essays
10 August 2018

Whither Podemos?

On the rise and fall of Spain’s left-wing populists.

10 August 2018

The elites vs social media

Why our rulers lost faith in the digital dawn.

10 August 2018

Democracy’s shadow

Populism emerges when people want more from politics.

10 August 2018

The myth of a New Nazism

Udi Greenberg on why today’s populism isn’t a replay of the Thirties.

10 August 2018

Everything has changed

Why the Brexit revolt cannot be undone.

Italy: the rise of the techno-populists

The spiked review talks to Carlo Invernizzi Accetti about why the Five Star Movement is a new kind of populism.

3 August 2018

Nietzsche and the struggle against nihilism

Even the most courageous minds sometimes seek solace in fantasy.

3 August 2018

Diversity: the new favouritism

Ben Cobley’s The Tribe is a searing attack on the diversity industry.

2 August 2018

William Blake: poet of the human potential

He was so much more than a nature-loving mystic.

The inequality syndrome

The Inner Level is as myopic and poorly researched as its predecessor, The Spirit Level.