Features

The fear, the squalor …and the hope

3 May 2003 12:00 am

The hunt for Saddam and WMD continues. Anarchy rules. But Iraq is now free, and Boris Johnson rejoices in the triumph of liberty

Hoon: we have to find those weapons

3 May 2003 12:00 am

The Defence Secretary tells Andrew Gimson that WMD remain the legal basis for the war against Iraq

Is green the new blue?

3 May 2003 12:00 am

Rod Liddle says the Conservatives would be more successful if they were keener on conserving

With friends like these. . .

3 May 2003 12:00 am

The Entente Cordiale was conceived 100 years ago, but now, says Simon Heffer, France and Britain are further apart than ever

Killing time

3 May 2003 12:00 am

The suicide rate in our jails has doubled since 1983. Theodore Dalrymple suggests that 'caring' attitudes are making matters worse

‘I shall go on collecting until I die’

3 May 2003 12:00 am

Shortly before he died, Sir Paul Getty talked to Richard Bebb in the only interview he ever gave

It’s still the ‘nasty party’

26 April 2003 12:00 am

No opposition party has ever done so badly in the polls, says Michael Gove, and none has everhad less chance of winning over the voters

Why I nearly resigned

26 April 2003 12:00 am

Mark Steyn says he is disgusted by what he sees as The Spectator's ill-judged and idle defence of the UN

Lions betrayed by donkeys

26 April 2003 12:00 am

When our boys come home, hundreds of them will end up on the street: Mary Wakefield talks to neglected victims of war

Dying for a cigarette

26 April 2003 12:00 am

Joe Queenan on the terror, misery and lunacy that have followed the smoking ban in New York

Business as usual in London

26 April 2003 12:00 am

Susan Moore reports on how the market for Islamic art is still flourishing

The people must decide their fate

26 April 2003 12:00 am

The government must not be allowed to adopt a European constitution without the consent of the governed, says Paul Robinson. Here he explains how we can hold our own referendum

82 per cent want a referendum on the constitution

26 April 2003 12:00 am

The results of the YouGov poll for The Spectator

The dawning of a new Europe

19 April 2003 12:00 am

France and Germany have lost the war, says Tim Congdon, and it is now time for Britain to help create a new European Free Trade Area that includes Russia and Turkey

Stop this evil tour

19 April 2003 12:00 am

Simon Heffer on why the England cricket team must not go to Zimbabwe next year

Out of control

19 April 2003 12:00 am

John Gibb reveals that Scotland Yard cannot cope with the burden of trying to police Internet paedophilia

My son’s agony

19 April 2003 12:00 am

Philippa Wragg on the legal struggle that followed the sexual assault on one of her boys

The day of the jackals

19 April 2003 12:00 am

Rod Liddle raises some disturbing questions about the looting of antiquities from the Iraqi National Museum in Baghdad

Another kidney

19 April 2003 12:00 am

It's against the law to sell a kidney. It shouldn't be, says Simon Hinde

The word made flesh

19 April 2003 12:00 am

Michael Prodger on Holbein's harrowing picture of Christ lying in the tomb

The end of the beginning

12 April 2003 12:00 am

Syria and Iran are preparing to launch a terrorist campaign against coalition forces, says Michael Ledeen. The only answer is regime change in both countries

Tony Blair’s Syrian connection

12 April 2003 12:00 am

The Folly of attempting to tame Bashar Assad

The hero of Baghdad

12 April 2003 12:00 am

Mohammed Said al-Sahaf has been entertaining the world for the past three weeks. Kim Sengupta profiles Saddam's minister of information

Pax Americana

12 April 2003 12:00 am

William Shawcross says Europeans are hypocritical, isolationist and deluded in their attempts to hobble the greatest power on earth

Anglican miracle

12 April 2003 12:00 am

The C of E has got its act together, says Damian Thompson, and the recently fashionable RC Church is looking increasingly sad