Johan Hakelius

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Tuesday, 29 October 2019

The West will soon be as fatalistic and dysfunctional as Russia

It’s an unsettling experience to be driven through Moscow at hell-for-leather speed by a Georgian cabbie with suspiciously dilated pupils, …

By Johan Hakelius



Monday, 21 October 2019

From Trump to the Commons, Widmerpools are taking over the world

Like anyone remotely sane I try to subscribe to Bret Easton Ellis’s anti-anti-Trump stance. Trump may try your sanity to …

By Johan Hakelius



Monday, 7 October 2019

Questioning the canonisation of St Greta is heresy

The Swedish National Agency for Education suggested the other week that Swedish teachers should skip the Greeks and the Romans. …

By Johan Hakelius