Features

Mad genius

28 May 2005 12:00 am

Martin Gayford examines the extraordinary lives — and deaths — of great artists and suggests that there is a link between manic depression and creativity

Anti-Americanism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism

21 May 2005 12:00 am

Wolfgang Munchau says economic difficulties have produced a culture of bitterness in Germany, where politicians are invoking hate-figures from the Nazi era

Base motives

21 May 2005 12:00 am

Michael Andersen on the double standards behind US support for the brutal Uzbek President, Islam Karimov

Asbo madness

21 May 2005 12:00 am

Ross Clark examines the use of the Anti-Social Behaviour Order and says it is being wildly misapplied

‘The Tories must be ruthless’

21 May 2005 12:00 am

In his first interview since the election, Lynton Crosby tells Alice Thomson what he has enjoyed about living in Britain and running Michael Howard’s campaign

The end of Tony Blair

14 May 2005 12:00 am

Peter Oborne reports on how power has flowed invisibly but irrevocably from Tony Blair to Gordon Brown

Is Belarus next in line?

14 May 2005 12:00 am

Jules Evans on why the EU supports the US in its drive for freedom in Belarus

Sachs appeal

14 May 2005 12:00 am

Angelina Jolie tells Alex Bilmes about her enthusiasm for the hottest economist on the block

The way ahead for the Conservatives

7 May 2005 12:00 am

Simon Heffer says that Michael Howard must remain Tory leader, and the party must return to its belief in small government and deregulation

Girls just want to have boys

7 May 2005 12:00 am

Stephanie Sprague says forget about feminism: there is still a marked preference for male babies

Losing their religion

7 May 2005 12:00 am

Brendan O’Neill says that Lapsed, or Recovering, Catholics are wallowing in their victim status now that a traditionalist has been elected Pope

Why we can’t afford a third term

30 April 2005 12:00 am

Allister Heath shows how Gordon Brown has played fast and loose with the facts to portray Britain as a dynamic economy. The truth is that the Chancellor is a tax-and-spender who has laid up huge problems for the future

Essex Man is alive and well and voting Tory

30 April 2005 12:00 am

Canvassing with the Tory candidate for Braintree

The man who made England

23 April 2005 12:00 am

Germaine Greer on how William Shakespeare, whose birthday falls today, created a coherent view of an autonomous England

Where Blair has gone wrong

23 April 2005 12:00 am

Frank Field tells Theo Hobson about Christianity, socialism — and the Prime Minister’s failure of leadership

The Germans have ways of making you walk

23 April 2005 12:00 am

An occasional series on the NHS

Democracy in danger

16 April 2005 12:00 am

What with postal fraud and dodgy demographics, next month’s poll is loaded in favour of the government. Rod Liddle says it’s about time Robert Mugabe started to send election monitors to Britain

The sovereign individual

16 April 2005 12:00 am

The people of the world are moving on, says Mark Steyn, and leaving Western Europeans — and Canadians — far behind

‘I made this revolution’

16 April 2005 12:00 am

Julian Evans talks to the celebrity hypnotist who claims to have brought down the Akayev government in Kyrgyzstan

Anti-Semitic studies

16 April 2005 12:00 am

Douglas Davis on the university teachers who will discuss academic sanctions against Israel in Eastbourne next week

INVESTIGATION: Shameless and loveless

16 April 2005 12:00 am

Roger Scruton launches a new Spectator series with an investigation into the consequencs of the sexual revolution

How Blair betrays the Crown

9 April 2005 12:00 am

Peter Oborne reveals the calculations that led the Prime Minister to ditch the royal wedding in favour of the Pope’s funeral

God and mammon

9 April 2005 12:00 am

The Pope may have triumphed over communism, says Norman Davies, but capitalism has not been kind to the Church

Nothing less than victory

9 April 2005 12:00 am

Michael Howard tells Richard Littlejohn that he is not even contemplating a hung parliament, let alone defeat

The stench of death

9 April 2005 12:00 am

Lt John Randall, who helped liberate Belsen, tells of the horrors