Sean Thomas

What the Capitol riots and the plot to stop Brexit have in common

7 January 2022 6:50 pm

It’s not often that browsing the genteel aisles of Waterstones reminds you of madmen storming the Capitol in buffalo-horn helmets,…

What if wokeness really is the new Christianity?

1 November 2021 9:04 am

Have you had a conversation about The Wokeness recently? If you’re anything like me, you’ll have had a few. And…

We need to find the muscle memory of Western greatness

29 August 2021 9:31 am

Like millions around the world, I have spent recent days watching – sometimes forcing myself to watch – these images…

Who’d want to move to America now?

14 August 2021 9:00 am

Why would anyone move to the US?

How I’d write Covid: The Thriller

13 March 2021 9:00 am

How I’d write Covid: The Thriller

I have seen the future of tourism, and it’s designed to keep you out

16 April 2016 9:00 am

We’re going to ruin every perfect place – unless we find ways to reserve them for a fortunate few

Countries shape character (so get ready to like Scots less)

13 September 2014 9:00 am

Is national character real? If so, how is it formed?

Why Thailand's elite fell out of love with democracy

28 June 2014 9:00 am

The developing world looks to China for inspiration, not the West