Ben Sixsmith

Ben Sixsmith is Online Editor of The Critic. He tweets @BDSixsmith

Principled and pragmatic arguments for prohibition are weak

A peaceful conference is facing state and activist intimidation

Observing factual differences is not the same as leaping to conclusions

He should resign or be fired

Columnist Steve Sailer’s views on genetics and IQ have placed him beyond the pale for bien pensant reviewers

They spread unhinged fantasies while I asked sensible questions

People are tuning in for entertainment, not pure information

The BBC should be embarrassed by its careless coverage of a man who has now been convicted of rape