Boris Johnson’s ‘one great indivisible United Kingdom’ is neither one, nor indivisible, nor united
Our everyday politics are court politics and Boris Johnson is king in all but name
The bourgeoisification of Labour isn’t new. It was catalogued in Orwell’s scabrously entertaining dissection of socialism
The reformed Royal family sailed unscathed through the mid-century crises of the abdication, the Depression and the Second World War
The whole history of the West is — to confound the simplicities of the woke — one gigantic act of “cultural appropriation”
How on earth did the National Trust hire a non-historian to do an historian’s job?
A Procrustean bed of critical theory is examining a British military hero – with predictable results
Why have our great cultural institutions been among the first to fall?
The great scholars of the Middle Ages had their own word for Trans
Fourteenth-century Oxford University offers today’s Woke some lessons in cancel culture