The author and broadcaster explores how we reached our current state of extreme tribal division over everything in a new podcast series.
Mentally unbalanced Christians demand a school principal is removed from her position because of ‘Satanic Imagery’.
The disproportionate importance given to whatever a small number of people are discussing on social media is something that needs to end.
If something upsets and offends you, perhaps it isn’t the smartest idea in the world to keep on promoting it through angry tweets.
The silencing of dissent – and why more government powers to control speech are the last thing we need.
The ignoble desire to find every old movie offensive and dangerous is the classic sign of the censorial belief that you know better than everyone else.
Apologising for expressing your honestly-held opinions is a very bad idea, no matter how unpopular they might be.
The UK government’s sudden and selective embrace of free speech is a little hard to swallow.
The Critical Drinker’s passionate defence of the art of yesterday, no matter how much it clashes with current ideas.
Bad people make great art, and it is important that we learn to separate the two.
Why are armchair activists able to destroy the lives of others for fun and profit?