Six facts about the royal wedding you really didn’t need to know

18 May 2018 12:45 pm

There are less than 24 hours to go until Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle. It is the wedding that no…

Is Donald Trump really bonkers?

17 May 2018 7:02 pm

John Kelly, the White House Chief of Staff, has a way with words. During the invasion of Iraq in 2003…

Why I’ll miss my friend Tom Wolfe

16 May 2018 12:58 pm

To some, Tom Wolfe’s death might seem a greater loss for readers on the right wing of American culture and…

The fake news that’s fit to print

24 April 2018 9:21 pm

A doozy of a correction from the New York Times. On Sunday the Gray Lady published a profile of Campbell Brown, the…

What will the next war look like?

20 April 2018 7:56 am

Conventional weapons and armies are being replaced by hacking, drones and computer-game technology

Roseanne Barr: the trans lobby’s latest target

12 April 2018 3:51 pm

Roseanne Barr has never been shy or retiring. She made her name as a brash big-mouth whose targets were lazy kids, lazy…

Why can’t we speak plainly about migrant crime?

29 March 2018 3:40 pm

On Wednesday, two striking events happened in France. The first was that the President of the Republic led the nation’s…

How Stephen Hawking moved me to tears

14 March 2018 7:49 am

Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. Here, Kate Chisholm describes listening to the Cambridge professor deliver the…

The 2018 Oscars were indulgent, overlong, and weirdly amateurish — again

5 March 2018 7:42 am

It was always going to be difficult for this year’s Oscars to balance politics and entertainment, the sweeping declaration with…