Ben Sixsmith

Ben Sixsmith is an English writer living in Poland who contributes to the Spectator USA, Quillette and other publications.

Like Peter Cook, he made being funny seem as natural as yawning

The bleak origins of Drill music shouldn’t be forgotten

Commentators used 9/11 to keep framing the world as liberty versus totalitarianism

Why did Sarah Hussein’s death not attract anything like the interest in Sarah Everard?

Michel Houellebecq’s prescient, mocking critiques of our debased modern world

Whose fault is acting essentialism?

The condescending contrivances of diversified dosh

Twitter bans and self-denying ordinances won’t erase anti-semitism

Higher Education maintains an elevated status because little respect is given to alternatives