Sam Ashworth-Hayes

Sam Ashworth-Hayes is director of studies at the Henry Jackson Society @SAshworthHayes

Put yourself in the shoes of the average American

What have the Conservatives achieved?

 Anthropological notes from the Tory conference

Modish causes satisfy tribal instincts

The cult of mass university education saddles many students with unecessary debt, breeds dissatisfaction and does little to foster culture or enterprise

Brits should stop gorging on sentimentality

Our National Health Service is mutilating the children placed in their care

History suggests that female rulers are far more likely to start wars than their male counterparts