The new hunting season is illustrating the confusions of the new laws
Angela Merkel is disadvantaged by the comparisons with Mrs Thatcher
What was extraordinary about the hunting ban was that it deliberately defied all evidence
What is the point of the MCB
The IRA’s announcement that the conflict is over is almost a ceremonial feature of our national life
Islamist websites make use of white liberal commentators to support their position.
The cumulative effect of words is just as poisonous as ricin, and more easily disseminated
What would we think if African pop stars were asking the African Union to save Europe?
Time for a competition: ‘I want to be leader of the Conservative party because ...’
It is true that Dr Williams is somehow mentally as well as physically bearded?
What do we think of children?
Today's continental papers mirror the British press of 1975
I wish I could share the widespread joy at the great European ‘No
Michael Howard may be a vampire, but it is Mr Clarke who will not lie down and die
The election has brought out the tension between Scotland and England
Any European country with a large Muslim population faces serious unrest at present
Another week of this, and I think I would have ended up voting Labour
Fascism is a bigger part of this election than most people realise
I sometimes wonder if the British media know anything at all about the Catholic Church
'Apathy’ is the word always applied to modern voters, but it seems a bit unfair
If I were New Labour, I would worry
The Tory injustice this week is not against Howard Flight but against Adrian Hilton
If Jesus were alive in Britain today, would he be in Belmarsh?
Sinn Fein's funding exemption means they can accept laundered money with impugnity
If the public knew what habeas corpus meant it might be easier to retain it