Features

Whistling in the dark

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Simon Nixon says the government is powerless to prevent an energy crisis that could strike as early as this winter

Tomorrow he’ll be yesterday’s man

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Howard Dean, Democratic front-runner, is arrogant and thin-skinned, says Mark Steyn, and pretty soon he'll be forgotten

I’m boring, I’m ugly and I can’t write

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Actually, none of this is true of James Delingpole, but he wants to make it clear that he won't succumb to the English disease of bogus self-deprecation

Black fascism

5 July 2003 12:00 am

The white liberals who opposed apartheid are despised; the blacks who supported it are eulogised. Andrew Kenny on the oppressive humbug of the ANC

The sacred in secular societies

5 July 2003 12:00 am

Tom Flynn on the international controversy about the repatriation of human remains

Back to basic instincts

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Dougie Smith is not remotely embarrassed about his sex parties, says Rod Liddle, and there's no reason why he or the Tories should be

Public scandal

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Ross Clark says that if you want job security plus good pay and conditions, forget the private sector and take up public service

Self abuse

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Sean Thomas confesses that his addiction to Internet porn landed him in hospital

The first casualty of Pilger…

28 June 2003 12:00 am

John Sweeney says that John Pilger blames the Americans alone for birth defects in Iraq, and overlooks evidence that implicates Saddam Hussein

It could be you

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Richard Comber on how the crisis in nursing care is adding to the horrors of senile dementia

Come fly with me

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Richard Branson reveals his plan to save Concorde for the nation

French farce

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Jo Johnson on how, once again, France has failed to become the financial 'champion of the universe'

Pedantry and philistine parsimony

28 June 2003 12:00 am

Peter Williams believes that today's academics and scholars face unfair evaluation processes

Osama bides his time

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Sanjay Anand says that Osama bin Laden is living in north-west Pakistan and is planning mass murder on an ever larger scale

It’s not the oil, stupid

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Conspiracy theorists should lighten up, says Simon Nixon. The US is not about to use Iraq's fuel reserves to dominate the world

Within the German pale

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Andrew Gimson on why increasing numbers of Jews are returning to Germany

Crippling burden

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Rod Liddle says small businesses fear they won't be able to afford to install facilities for the disabled

Blunkett the authoritarian

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Matt Kelly QC, the chairman of the Bar Council, tells Boris Johnson that the Home Secretary is eroding judicial independence

SPECTATORS FOR AFRICA

21 June 2003 12:00 am

In any discussion about the justifications for the war in Iraq, there comes the Zimbabwe point. Yeah, says the sceptic,…

Proles apart

21 June 2003 12:00 am

In Nineteen Eighty-Four, Kentish Town escaped the gaze of Big Brother. Not any more, says Harry Mount

Dumb and dumber

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Simon Heffer says utilitarian education is destroying hearts and minds

How shellfish is that?

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Tim Butcher says that abalone poachers are bringing terror to sleepy seaside towns in South Africa

Others can do the caring

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Mark Steyn says that the scare stories are wrong: there is no humanitarian disaster in Iraq

Piano-player in a brothel

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Christopher Howse says that Malcolm Muggeridge, born 100 years ago, was very much a man of the 20th-century world – but rebelled against it

The year aliens became alien

21 June 2003 12:00 am

Angela Ellis-Jones on the report issued in 1903 that resulted in Britain's first attempt to control immigration