Politics
Politics
7 June 2018

The false alarm over ‘fake news’

The voter-blaming elites have really lost touch with truth and reality.

5 June 2018

No one voted for Spain’s new prime minister

Spain's political class needs to face the electorate, not flee it.

31 May 2018

Blue Waves and Impeachment? Dream on, Democrats

The Democrats’ mistake: embracing an elitist politics of identity.

23 May 2018

The alt-right comes to South Africa

The cynical politicisation of attacks on white farmers is helping no one.

11 May 2018

What Marx and Nietzsche had in common

Neither should be held responsible for the excesses of their supporters.

5 May 2018

The truth about Karl Marx

200 years after his birth, let’s remember how committed he was to freedom.

9 April 2018

Orban’s victory: another blow to the EU oligarchy

The demonisation of Hungary is the real threat to democracy.

The return of the socialism of fools

The problem of left anti-Semitism is more profound than people recognise.

30 March 2018

‘To defend democracy, we must defend the nation’

Tom Slater and Michael Brendan Dougherty discuss the populist revolt.

26 March 2018

The great lie at the heart of the Cambridge Analytica scare

The idea that Brexit voters were sheep is the opposite of the truth.