Texas: the myriad contradictions of the Lone Star state

The subtitle of Lawrence Wright’s splendid God Save Texas (‘A Journey into the Future of America’) would be alarming if…

21 Apr 2018

This V&A show, about fashion’s fascination with the natural world, will seduce and appal

One of the prettiest pieces in the V&A exhibition Fashioned from Nature is a man’s cream waistcoat, silk and linen,…

21 Apr 2018
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The Wrong Brexit: what happened to global Britain?

Coffee House Special: what does Russia want?

Did Trump want to strike Syria?

L.S. Hilton: Ultima

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It is a sin to die in the Land of the Depraved

New York Remember when the internet, Twitter, Facebook and other such useless gimmicks were supposed to usher in an era…

21 Apr 2018

Brexit for eight-year-olds

A week ago I plucked my eight-year-old grandson Oscar from the bosom of his rumbustious young family and took him…

21 Apr 2018

Do we really need an app for everything?

‘If this madness goes on, I will not be able to leave my house without downloading the app,’ I told…

21 Apr 2018