Saturday, 21 January 2017

For true capitalists, Davos is a swamp to be drained

Davos Man, the entity coined by Samuel Huntington, is in crisis. In fact he is on a life support system..

By Gerald Warner

Monday, 16 January 2017

Britain's Brexit fuse is burning dangerously short

Britain voted decisively to leave the European Union in mid-2016; it is now 2017 and nothing – absolutely nothing, not..

By Gerald Warner

Friday, 23 December 2016

HS2 vanity project is an establishment folly too far

If you wanted to present one iconic example of the kind of extravagant folly that demonstrates the stupidity, verging on..

By Gerald Warner

Thursday, 15 December 2016

Scotland's North Korean education system is ruining lives

Congratulations to Nicola Sturgeon and her SNP government on the spectacular success of their equalities policy. The triennial Programme for..

By Gerald Warner

Friday, 9 December 2016

It was the establishment on trial, and the verdict is guilty

It was the courts and Parliament that were on trial this week, at the bar of public opinion, not some..

By Gerald Warner

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Diversity is the new name for uniformity

A century ago, if a traveller had awakened on board a train steaming into Beijing, or Delhi, or Buenos Aires..

By Gerald Warner

Saturday, 26 November 2016

Castro's death eradicates the bacillus of old-style Marxism

If you are reading this, it is despite the best efforts of the late Fidel Castro, one of the few..

By Gerald Warner

Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Brexit, then Trump: Welcome to the counter-revolution

Brexit 2: Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue. Of course a United States presidential election is obviously an American event, but this..

By Gerald Warner

Monday, 7 November 2016

Whatever the result of the US election, Trump has changed history

Everyone interested in the political process in the developed world needs to think long and deeply about the phenomenon represented..

By Gerald Warner