A travel editor gives up planes… for a year

Letters from the Falklands front: Trauma and machismo continue to define the Malvinas issue in Argentina

Shakwi Allam speaks the language of religious pluralism to western audiences, but sanctions persecution within Egypt

Sidelining the creator of a national movement is pure, unashamed revisionism

Southbank Sinfonia Baroque at St John’s Smith Square

Malta is not a trans utopia

“Progressive” teaching methods ruin lives to make middle class people feel good about themselves

Professor Jeremy Black discusses the effect that Martin Luther and the Reformation had on the German lands in the sixteenth century

The Wagatha Christie case reveals the addictive fun of gossip — but also its corrosive power

Kenneth Clark has been unfairly accused of elitism; he wanted to democratise the glories of Western art and make it available to all

The harsh reality is that the nuclear revolution is irreversible and makes major wars significantly less likely

A tribute to Sir Roy Stone, whose secretive role at the heart of Westminster made government possible

The glorious heyday of Roxy Music, when just to be a fan of a band that sounded like no other was like being in an exclusive club

Great passages of play evoke great music

Their output was more mixed than many critics would like to believe

A property developer has an idyllic and precious plotland development in his sights

Sport is another thing to confirm the notion of American exceptionalism

We need more silence in sport

Yoram Hazony’s purified conservatism risks losing touch with political reality

Serious Money tracks the excesses and indulgences of those with wealth to burn

When rebellion stalked the streets of London

The story of how British commandos did the impossible

A Venetian Coronation, The Gabrieli Consort, St John’s Smith Square

This exhibition at the Royal Academy revels in the artist’s versatility

Belarus Free Theatre brings moral complexity to the table

A new Mockingbird is masterful

There is no dish that is not improved by hazelnuts

Nothing is better than a clean spirit

The tensions of sharing a plot

Barely surving a nightmarish camp