David Martin Jones

David Martin Jones is Visiting Professor in War Studies at King’s College London. His book History’s Fools: The Pursuit of Idealism and the Revenge of Politics is published by Hurst this month.

Debates over what constitutes ‘hate speech’ reintroduce dangerous concepts of sin and morality into our common law

In our perverse desire to tolerate the intolerable we have succumbed to Christophobia

Joe Biden’s election signals a return to Washington’s default liberal and progressive values, especially in foreign affairs

Literature’s outraged elitists chose smug contempt over real insight