Who won? Certainly not the country

The right cannot always be fighting a rearguard action in the culture wars

Your correspondent watches the far right debate immigration — but will he go native?

Winning debates is all well and good, but it does not represent political progress

We have too many of them and they are not doing any good

Intellectual life shouldn’t be a combat sport

Politics is about emotions at least as much as about reason

The gender debate has already been won