Politics
Politics
24 September 2018

The misanthropy of the Stanford prison experiment

We have uncritically bought the idea that we’re all one step from barbarism.

21 September 2018

How #MeToo became a political weapon

The team discuss Brett Kavanaugh, the rise of the ‘democratic socialists’ and the fall of the Lib Dems.

20 September 2018

The stupidity of modern anti-racism

Smearing everyone who disagrees with you as far right only helps the far right.

18 September 2018

Introducing... The Brendan O’Neill Show

Our editor’s new monthly podcast kicks off this Sunday with Lionel Shriver.

12 September 2018

The EU’s shameful crusade against Hungary

Hungary is being punished for one reason only: it takes its sovereignty seriously.

7 September 2018

‘Swedish politicians have abandoned the nation’

Historian Lars Tragardh on the rise of the Sweden Democrats.

29 August 2018

Victim culture eats one of its own

The Avital Ronell scandal exposes the absurdity of the culture of complaint.

22 August 2018

Trump and his ‘best people’

You can only defeat Donald Trump in the court of public opinion.

15 August 2018

Where are all the white supremacists?

The pathetic Unite the Right rally shows white supremacy is dead.

7 August 2018

They’re not book‑burners – they’re morons

The Bookmarks stunt was dumb and illiberal, but this is not the 1930s.