England

What Does England Want?
May 03, 2015

Not since the 1600s has the English establishment been so politically threatened in its heartland.

It’s Time For a Very British Revolution
April 26, 2015

From Labour's mugs to Cameron's debate dodging, the run up to this election has involved a calculated contempt for openness and honesty.

The English Channel
April 21, 2015

British television is indulging in a vast, slow spasm of nostalgia.

It’s Time to Debunk the Churchill Myth
January 16, 2015

His achievements came in spite of, not because of, his parti­cular character.

The Timeless Charm of Lauren Bacall
September 19, 2014

A feminist before there was feminism.

When 'Mistress' Meant 'Mrs.' and 'Miss' Meant 'Prostitute'
September 12, 2014

In the 18th century, ‘Mrs.’ was more likely to indicate a businesswoman than a married woman.

It Is Our Duty to Practice Harsh Criticism
September 10, 2014

A literary manifesto for the ages.

A Scottish Writer Explains Why He's Voting for Independence
September 05, 2014

No, we don't hate the English. We just want to elect our own government.

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