It’s Time to Debunk the Churchill Myth
January 16, 2015
His achievements came in spite of, not because of, his particular character.
British Conservatives Have Been at War With the BBC for Decades—and This Time They Might Win
December 19, 2014
They're facing hefty cuts.
After Scotland, The United Kingdom Has to Fundamentally Change
September 19, 2014
Unless there is major constitutional reform, there will be a second Scottish independence referendum very soon.
Will Britain Lose its Seat on the U.N. Security Council Seat if Scotland Becomes Independent?
September 16, 2014
The United Kingdom has been on the U.N. Security Council since its creation in 1946. Would Scottish independence change that?
The Dissolution of the U.K. Would Be a Bad Omen for the Rest of the World
September 15, 2014
If Britain cannot work out how to stay together, the portents for the 21st century are dark indeed.
Scotland's Radically Inclusive Nationalism
September 12, 2014
Here's why I would vote for independence.
The legendary castigation of big, bouncy novels that lack humanity.
Remembering Mary Soames, Churchill's daughter and the grandest of grande dames
Welcome to Militant England
May 10, 2014
The extremist party now appeals to disillusioned voters across the political spectrum and of all classes in the U.K.
Rich Russians live all over Europe, and they spend a lot of money. If it wants to punish Putin, Europe has to persuade its citizens to forgo that cash.