Compelled speech and behaviour: a case in point

I mentioned a few days ago that I was concerned that we were moving away from a situation of permissiveness that allows room for conscientious

A tacitly racist policy on Asian sex gangs can only lead to further racism

It has been reported that 1000s of white working class girls in Telford have been targeted by gangs of overwhelmingly Muslim-background, Asian-heritage men. The story

Clickbait: a metaphor for idolatry

There is little online I despise quite as much as clickbait. Even if you don’t know what clickbait is, you will have inevitably encountered it.

‘Asylum system unjust’ say whistleblowers. What a complete and utter, previously unmentioned, surprise

The Guardian report that the asylum system in the UK is a total lottery following interviews with Home Office whistleblowers. Among the notable claims were

Don’t be weirder than you have to be

Yesterday morning, rail commuters were thrown into turmoil after passengers evacuated themselves from a South Western Rail service, fearing a fellow passenger was ‘acting erratically’.

Owen Jones blames ‘the right’ for abusing free speech. I’m not convinced it’s a left/right problem

Owen Jones, yesterday, wrote an opinion piece in The GuardianĀ arguing that the right are abusing free speech. His article was prompted by the inclusion on

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