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26 January 2018

From fake news to fake truths

Lies aren’t the only problem. The facts can also be made to tell false stories.

24 January 2018

The dangers of cracking down on booze

Anti-alcohol policies can make people’s lives worse.

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.

9 January 2018

What is the point of the NHS?

Yes, there is a crisis in the NHS – a crisis of purpose.

3 January 2018

Let kids eat cake

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

24 December 2017

2017: the year of the killjoys

Time for a backlash against the anti-booze, anti-chocolate, anti-smoking zealots.

14 December 2017

Why the state shouldn’t own our organs

Presumed consent for organ donation is misguided and illiberal.

30 November 2017

Indulge this Christmas – it’s what Jesus would have wanted

Ignore the health bores. Listen to the Bible instead.