Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Karl Marx must fall ahead of Admiral Nelson, surely?

Afua Hirsch writes in the Guardian that Nelson’s column should come down. Admiral Nelson was an imperialist supporter of slavery,..

By Iain Martin


Monday, 21 August 2017

Which British statues would survive a politically correct Corbynite cultural revolutionary cull?

When America sneezes the world catches a cold, is the old saying. And traditionally, or at least since the end..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 18 August 2017

Bye bye Steve Bannon, most influential political strategist of his generation

When future historians come to write the deeply strange story of the presidency of Donald Trump it is to be..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 18 August 2017

Mitt Romney takes Donald Trump apart on Charlottesville

Always knew that Republican Mitt Romney, for all his terrible shortcomings as a campaigner, was one of the good guys. Below..

By Iain Martin


Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Bong! The silencing of Big Ben is not important

Here is the news from London, in August. (Bong) Westminster’s historic clock will not chime for four years while repairs..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 11 August 2017

Puritanical political correctness is propelling populism

This is the weekly newsletter from Iain Martin, editor of Reaction. Subscribe here. The young man who wrote the now..

By Iain Martin


Thursday, 10 August 2017

Why I am worried about James Chapman

In the brief few months in 2011 when I wrote, very badly, for The Daily Mail, James Chapman was then..

By Iain Martin


Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Why has the BBC ignored the 50th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality?

One of the great puzzles of this summer is why the BBC has chosen to completely ignore the 50th anniversary..

By Iain Martin


Monday, 7 August 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's Venezuela statement is completely hopeless even by his standards

Fresh from cycling around Croatia, Britain’s Prime Minister Jeremy Corbyn, who won the recent general election with a landslide victory,..

By Iain Martin