Let’s say it again, loud and clear – No Deal is nothing to fear

No Deal is better than what we have now. Nigel Farage’s reminder is timely: exiting the European Union without an agreement in case of MPs voting down Theresa May’s Chequers-minus-minus deal is not a problem. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xf8X3oTK75M  Economists For...

The Hollywood spoilt brat pack

We all know that most Hollywood stars are obnoxious fools who know nothing and care nothing for their fellow Americans, especially their fellow Americans who voted for Trump. This is despite the fact that...

A smack in the face for truth

You may have seen the numerous headlines on smacking this week. The Guardian: ‘Countries where smacking children is banned ‘are safer to grow up in’. The Telegraph: ‘Total smacking ban makes societies less violent,...

Ash Sarkar, lipstick communist

Communism has numerous faults. No, sorry, communism is all fault. It has no redeeming features. Yet there are still self-proclaimed communists, although until now they have lacked a photogenic figurehead. Ash Sarkar has successfully stepped...

The Stonewalling of satire

Satire is dead in the UK. For all Ian Hislop’s recent writing about the great history of our past fearless satirists such as Gillray, Swift and Hogarth, talking about their bravery in taking on...

Reader’s comment: Who’s the weaker sex now?

In response to Ollie Wright: When it’s men v women, it can never be a level playing field, 3aple wrote: I welcome this. We've been told for decades by the RadFems that women are not...

Reader’s comment: The really progressive agenda

In response to Laura Perrins: You’re one thousandth Native American? That’s enough for the Lefties, Groan wrote: ‘Judge people on the content of their character’. What a foolish old conservative Dr King was. He should...

Reader’s comment: Just leave them alone

In response to Julie Lynn: This transgender drama does no one any favours – least of all children, paul parmenter wrote: Sigh. Sorry, but all I see is a particularly effeminate boy. The sexual spectrum is very...

Poll leaves Merkel on ever shakier ground

Polling stations for the Bavarian elections closed on Sunday after around 9.5million citizens, including 600,000 first-time voters, had been given the chance to elect a new five-year state parliament. Significantly, voter turnout reached 72.5 per...

You’re one thousandth Native American? That’s enough for the Lefties

Let me tell you a story about how stupid identity politics can make you. In the US, Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren has for a long time claimed that she is of Native American heritage....