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Barbara Amiel is a cross between Medusa and Maria Callas

19 December 2020 9:00 am

If this book becomes a Netflix blockbuster, as it surely must, Barbara Amiel presents us with an opening image. She…

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Is Donald Trump really anti-abortion?

6 September 2020 8:39 pm

At the Republican National Convention last month, he was repeatedly described as the ‘most pro-life President ever’. According to some…

Dot Wordsworth on language: Why do we call it ‘Islamic State’?

27 September 2014 8:00 am

I’m puzzled by the dropping of the one part of the name of the Islamic State that seems certain. That…