- January 06, 2015
War is a serious business, or it would be if we took it seriously.
If war was treated with the seriousness it deserves then wars would not be begun lightly on false pretenses. They would have clear and realistic strategic objectives and timescales. They would be based on a very clear understanding of the...
- September 16, 2014
Whatever happens in Thursday’s referendum, the campaign has cast a grim spotlight on the venal and corrupt British state that so many Scots are eager to escape from. Having spent much of the last two years complacently assuming that it could take the results for granted, the British political class has collectively set out...
- May 15, 2011
I’ve hardly ever bought the Observer since it supported the Iraq war, but I made the mistake of reading it today and I wasn’t inclined to start buying it again.
First there was a soft three-page profile of Pamela Geller, a bigoted anti-Muslim harridan who surely doesn’t deserve any more attention than she has already received...