While the Commons voted to bomb, we were getting over the razor wire
Brooks Newmark, revenge porn, and a heady brew of hypocrisy and narcissism
Ask yourself how you would feel if your child started spouting hate-filled bile against homosexuals, women, Jews — anyone, in fact, who wasn’t a Muslim man
The island and the mainland are drifting further apart. But it may be Hong Kong that represents the true, rebellious spirit of China
I can't look at Hong Kong without thinking about how far the Chinese Communist Party will go – and how little we'll do to stop them
Accept liberal arguments for the convenience of people like me, and you threaten the foundations of the Church
Poetry, civilisation and the critical benefits of facing leukaemia
We’ve let the desert state face both ways on funding extremism
The city of the horse and carriage is gone. But some traces remain...
It's time for the Prime Minister to make up his mind. Will he seize the chance to reshape British politics?
Most of our prominent politicians studied the same subject at Oxford. Is it any wonder we’re so badly governed?
An interview with the former Czech president, possibly the West’s last truly outspoken leader
There is a glaring double standard in our adoration for our pets and our tolerance for intensive farming
An interview with the new, hawkish Defence Secretary
I’m not sure what took me to Salvador Dalí’s house in Port Lligat, but it sure as hell wasn’t admiration. As a public figure, I hold him alone responsible for… Read more
The Nos have it, but Britain has been left a divided country. How did our politicians get the referendum battle so wrong?
Politicians’ promises to bring those who murder British hostages to justice almost never come true
Here's what he should teach the British one
Nothing beats taking to the air when you’re piloting the plane yourself
The Anglican Mission in England looks like a support group. But if required, it could turn into rather more than that
The former US Secretary of State, now 91, on statesmanship from Richelieu to Obama
It's not as rough as it was in Daniel Defoe's day, but it remains a town for people who won't be told what to do
It's not about economics – it's about Britain, its values, and what might be destroyed if the country is snapped in two