Jacob Phillips

Jacob Phillips is the author of Obedience Is Freedom. He tweets at @counteredlogos

The late novelist understood the dangers of ego-centred delusions

Faith is far more than worldly fulfilment and success

We need a more substantive model of belonging

Against the flattened world of modern popular culture

Róisín Murphy’s cancellation is a tale of poachers turned ideological gamekeepers

We need to address the underlying causes of academic decline

How the drug took over our public spaces

We have never been more connected, or more isolated

A culture of censoriousness is stifling our civic life