Edmund Burke

A long overdue reassessment of the whiskered High Victorian statesmen whose fervent but nuanced nationalism did so much to forge modern Ireland

Living in the world as it is, not as we might wish it to be

Ukraine’s brave struggle reminds us of the importance of national patrimony

Give the imperial system its due weight and worth

Why the statue-smashers can’t tolerate civil society

Why do so many Western liberals behave as if they agree with Putin’s critique of Western liberalism?

The piecemeal constitutional “reforms” of the last 20 years fall on the liberal side and the results have been predictably disastrous