David Willetts

The war on pensioners

14 November 2015 9:00 am

Young people are being taught to resent their elders on the basis of tendentious claims and alarmist statistics

Parliament's next crisis: a dangerous shortage of middle-aged men

26 July 2014 9:00 am

The House of Commons is off for the summer. But few MPs and ministers expect to make it through to…

University tuition fees are a tax. It’s time to admit it

5 April 2014 9:00 am

Regardless of how many brains David Willetts has got, it’s not surprising that tuition fees are a mess. They’re a…

The elderly are driving the recovery. It's time for generational jihadists to say 'thanks'

27 July 2013 9:00 am

The elderly are being scapegoated for the economic misfortunes of the young – when in fact they are driving the recovery

Working for Mrs Thatcher

13 April 2013 9:00 am

1 December 1990: The myths of the former prime minister’s character