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Globophobia

4 December 2004 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Second Opinion

4 December 2004 12:00 am

The difficult business of forgiveness

The Spectator’s Notes

4 December 2004 12:00 am

It is depressing that the Conservatives are putting up a feeble resistance to identity cards

There’s no smoking gun in this case. It’s just one damn thing after another

4 December 2004 12:00 am

There’s no smoking gun in this case. It’s just one damn thing after another

The who, what, where, when of the Blunkett-Quinn business

4 December 2004 12:00 am

The who, what, where, when of the Blunkett-Quinn business

Reading the runes on the rouble’s rim —they say ‘In Gold We Trust’

4 December 2004 12:00 am

Reading the runes on the rouble’s rim —they say ‘In Gold We Trust’

The Spectator’s Notes

27 November 2004 12:00 am

Supporters of rural liberty should beware of the curse of English romantics

It’s not what you put in but what you leave out that matters

27 November 2004 12:00 am

It’s not what you put in but what you leave out that matters

A pack on your back — it’s the latest way to gum up the market in houses

27 November 2004 12:00 am

A pack on your back — it’s the latest way to gum up the market in houses

Globophobia

20 November 2004 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Second opinion

20 November 2004 12:00 am

Compared with the doctors in a hospital like mine, Sisyphus had it easy

The Spectator’s Notes

20 November 2004 12:00 am

Passing laws just because you don’t like something is foreign to the upper-class mind

Sacking Johnson is by far the best thing Howard has done since becoming leader

20 November 2004 12:00 am

Sacking Johnson is by far the best thing Howard has done since becoming leader

We do our best to measure our pleasure but somehow it’s lost in the post

20 November 2004 12:00 am

We do our best to measure our pleasure but somehow it’s lost in the post

Dirge for the decline and fall of the Western intelligentsia

20 November 2004 12:00 am

Dirge for the decline and fall of the Western intelligentsia

Second opinion

13 November 2004 12:00 am

What is the purpose of life?

Handover day in the City as Cazenove gives up its war of independence

13 November 2004 12:00 am

Handover day in the City as Cazenove gives up its war of independence

The Spectator’s Notes

13 November 2004 12:00 am

The Prince of Wales and Paul Dacre have much in common

Autumn, grand despoiler of beauty, and truth-teller

6 November 2004 12:00 am

Autumn, grand despoiler of beauty, and truth-teller

Four moments of truth — two clear wins, one leap back, one road not taken

6 November 2004 12:00 am

Four moments of truth — two clear wins, one leap back, one road not taken

The Spectator’s Notes

6 November 2004 12:00 am

It’s that Florida 2000 feeling all over again

Second Opinion

30 October 2004 12:00 am

The Wages of Fear: The Next Generation

What next? Will Richard Desmond soon be lecturing us on declining moral standards?

30 October 2004 12:00 am

What next? Will Richard Desmond soon be lecturing us on declining moral standards?

The Great Presidential Stakes turns into a trillion-dollar handicap

30 October 2004 12:00 am

The Great Presidential Stakes turns into a trillion-dollar handicap

Splendours and miseries of the man on the alabaster elephant

30 October 2004 12:00 am

Splendours and miseries of the man on the alabaster elephant