The left is always eager to be told that capitalism’s final crisis is upon us – and it is always disappointed
The British have always been in love with Florence. First visits cannot disappoint. One friend recalls being herded around as…
Don’t drink, don’t smoke, keep fit, die young
Assassinate its leadership, destroy its sense of destiny
Encounters with those who have risked their lives to cross the Mediterranean
Scooter Libby’s conviction looks ever shakier – and a sign of the deep problem with America’s special prosecutors
Roger Scruton on why we’re losing the battle for western civilisation
A survivor of the Copenhagen attack speaks: ‘If we should stop drawing cartoons, should we also stop having synagogues?’
An interview with Helle Brix, who was at the meeting in Copenhagen on Saturday when the shooting happened
Despite what our leaders tell us, Islamic extremism is all about Islam
Why are we abandoning Christians to Isis?
It is the easiest thing in the world to say who should come to Britain and why. But if there…
Former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks on the return of religion to public life and the civil war that Islam needs
Clive James on his late flowering: ‘I am in the slightly embarrassing position where I write poems saying I’m about to die and then don’t’
Clive James on poetry, civilisation and the critical benefits of facing leukaemia
Why we lead the West in exporting jihad
No one wants to pay the price of speaking for the free world
One by one our great institutions have tumbled
Far from being an outmoded idea, apprenticeships are a proven way of making our young people worth employing
When will we stop the Islamists trying to control the minds of a generation of pupils?
Cameron must move from badmouthing Ukip to addressing the fears of its voters
Can human life be sacred in a post-Christian world?
Why should our marriages demand less than straight ones?
Last summer a National Security Agency (NSA) contractor called Edward Snowden leaked a vast trove of secret information on the…
If there is one underlying source from which all our other societal problems stem, it is surely this: we no…