World

The forever ‘war on Christmas’

29 November 2021 5:45 pm

It seems to get earlier each year, doesn’t it? It’s not yet even December, and the Mail on Sunday has…

Wokeness claims a museum

29 November 2021 2:16 pm

When will our intellectual life return to normal, where facts come together into conclusions? Today, in service to ideologies like…

Is Boris right to fear the Omicron variant?

29 November 2021 9:14 am

Boris Johnson announced a new raft of coronavirus measures on Saturday, after two cases of the Omicron variant were detected…

Why are editors sharing a platform with Miqdaad Versi?

29 November 2021 8:20 am

Next week, the Centre for Media Monitoring publishes its report on ‘British Media Coverage of Muslims and Islam 2018-2020’. Its…

China’s growing influence over the Commonwealth’s armies

29 November 2021 8:00 am

On Monday in the city of Bridgetown, Prince Charles will be forced to witness the spectacle of Barbados officially becoming a…

What the BBC show trial of Michael Vaughan tells us

29 November 2021 7:37 am

After dropping Michael Vaughan in punishment for what he said (or might not have said) many years ago, the BBC…

The mystery of Downing Street's cinema

28 November 2021 1:30 pm

As a former court room, the No. 9 Downing Street briefing hub has seen its fair share of drama –…

The tyranny of Boris Johnson’s mask mandate

28 November 2021 10:25 am

Today the government has said that for the next three weeks it will be mandatory to wear masks in shops…

Why a love child might help ‘Papa Zemmour’

28 November 2021 4:36 am

It’s not often you find Eric Zemmour plastered across the front of Closer magazine. Brigitte Macron, Beyonce and Lady Gaga…

Oxford should not accept money that is tainted by fascism

27 November 2021 11:23 pm

Dons and students at Oxford have in recent years been deeply exercised about Cecil Rhodes, who died 120 years ago.…

The Omicron variant: what we know so far

27 November 2021 11:45 am

Will the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes Covid-19, be the black swan that pulls the world back —…

German euthanasia clinics refusing unvaccinated customers

27 November 2021 10:19 am

Irony has been declared many times in this pandemic but now, from Covid-riddled Germany comes the final proof: you can’t…

The snobbery of Extinction Rebellion’s Amazon blockade

27 November 2021 8:17 am

Every week brings fresh proof of what a bunch of bourgeois snobs Extinction Rebellion are. The latest exhibit is their…

Britain's duty to the Black Sea

27 November 2021 4:00 am

With Russian troops massing on Ukraine’s borders, the Black Sea is looking choppy. While that may seem to have little…

The ridiculous rehabilitation of Azeem Rafiq

27 November 2021 2:37 am

Has Azeem Rafiq been forgiven yet? He’s certainly working on it. After finding himself on both sides of a racism…

Is this the beginning of the end for Nicola Sturgeon?

27 November 2021 1:00 am

The SNP are holding their annual conference this weekend and, the times being what they are, it is a virtual…

Macron can't blame Boris for the Channel migrant tragedy

26 November 2021 11:40 pm

Boris Johnson yesterday wrote to French president Emmanuel Macron suggesting escalated measures to stop the deadly human traffic between Calais…

Priti Patel and the progressive language police

26 November 2021 7:10 pm

There was an exchange in the House of Commons on Thursday afternoon that ought to be a scandal but won’t.…

The verdict of the Ahmaud Arbery trial points towards hope

26 November 2021 9:18 am

The jurors who convicted the killers of Ahmaud Arbery delivered accountability after a shocking crime, prosecutorial misconduct and an often…

Boris Johnson is preparing to fight the wrong election

26 November 2021 4:00 am

The next election won’t be like the 2019 campaign. It will be far tougher for the Tories. Ministers were struck…

The sinister attempt to silence a Yazidi survivor

26 November 2021 2:37 am

Are we cancelling former Isis sex slaves now? It would seem so, at least going by this barmy story out…

Andrew Cuomo is as bad as you thought he was

26 November 2021 2:09 am

Imagine if former governor Andrew Cuomo had been as concerned with the safety of nursing home patients during the pandemic…

Kyle Rittenhouse and the collapse of media neutrality

25 November 2021 10:59 pm

Anyone who thought the jury’s verdict in the Kyle Rittenhouse case might prompt some reflection among the political and media…

When did traditional masculinity become toxic?

25 November 2021 10:45 pm

It’s hard for privileged white men to stay relevant in this age of identity politics but a number of fail-safe…

Boris must act to prevent a repeat of the Channel migrant tragedy

25 November 2021 9:38 pm

The tragic drowning of more than two dozen people in the English Channel yesterday should remind us that closing down…