The Spectator

The week that was | 23 July 2010

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Here are some of the posts made at this week.

Fraser Nelson comments on the odious spectacle of Nick Griffin posing as a martyr.

James Forsyth wonders if the government believes the Iraq war was illegal, and reports on very encouraging poll for the Tories.

David Blackburn gets to grips with the Big Society, and listens to Michael Gove take control of a tricky interview.

Susan Hill attacks whingeing women.

Rod Liddle describes the investigation into the leaked UEA’s emails as almost a whitewash.

Alex Massie silences the doubters.

And Melanie Phillips condemns David Cameron’s Big Society as a soundbite.