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The Health and Safety Executive is now far more powerful than the House of Commons

9 August 2003 12:00 am

The Health and Safety Executive is now far more powerful than the House of Commons

Is that blood running through Geoff Hoon’s veins, or is it refrigerant gas?

9 August 2003 12:00 am

Is that blood running through Geoff Hoon's veins, or is it refrigerant gas?

New Labour is hated by its natural friends, so why don’t the Tories get a good press?

9 August 2003 12:00 am

New Labour is hated by its natural friends, so why don't the Tories get a good press?

Those who like to laugh abandoned Hope long ago

2 August 2003 12:00 am

Those who like to laugh abandoned Hope long ago

We may snigger at Richard Desmond, but we should not underestimate him

2 August 2003 12:00 am

We may snigger at Richard Desmond, but we should not underestimate him

Being on the radio was a welcome relief from duck husbandry

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Being on the radio was a welcome relief from duck husbandry

The sinister reason why the Murdoch press is attacking the BBC

26 July 2003 12:00 am

The sinister reason why the Murdoch press is attacking the BBC

Banned Wagon

26 July 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Mr Rusbridger has no more right to be cross than any other middle-class malefactor

19 July 2003 12:00 am

Mr Rusbridger has no more right to be cross than any other middle-class malefactor

Who is the 16th least influential person in Britain?

19 July 2003 12:00 am

Who is the 16th least influential person in Britain?

Banned Wagon

12 July 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

The case for war was good – don’t let Blair’s dishonesty spoil it

12 July 2003 12:00 am

The case for war was good – don't let Blair's dishonesty spoil it

Without belief, can we go on cursing our enemies – or blessing our friends?

12 July 2003 12:00 am

Without belief, can we go on cursing our enemies – or blessing our friends?

At least the government can still rely on the dumbed-down Times for support

12 July 2003 12:00 am

At least the government can still rely on the dumbed-down Times for support

The persecution of Mr Gilligan by Mr Campbell has been odious

5 July 2003 12:00 am

The persecution of Mr Gilligan by Mr Campbell has been odious

Will Europeanism be Blair’s answer to Thatcherism?

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Will Europeanism be Blair's answer to Thatcherism?

The fact is that I don’t give a damn about gay bishops

28 June 2003 12:00 am

The fact is that I don't give a damn about gay bishops

The press shouldn’t join the government in its mindless obsession with security

28 June 2003 12:00 am

The press shouldn't join the government in its mindless obsession with security

Banned Wagon

28 June 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Eurosceptic newspapers are too competitive to work together on a referendum

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Eurosceptic newspapers are too competitive to work together on a referendum

Don’t mention that Mussolini saved Jews: it is Politically Inconvenient to do so

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Don't mention that Mussolini saved Jews: it is Politically Inconvenient to do so

Banned Wagon

21 June 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Why the world would be better off if Saddam were still in power

14 June 2003 12:00 am

Why the world would be better off if Saddam were still in power

Why was the Times so eager to do the government’s dirty work?

14 June 2003 12:00 am

Why was the Times so eager to do the government's dirty work?

Banned Wagon

14 June 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade