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Monkeys, bats and our national trust

2020-04-14T16:50:24+01:00

There was always one key flaw in our species. Which is that someone always shags a monkey. Read more

Monkeys, bats and our national trust2020-04-14T16:50:24+01:00

Why Easter is music to my ears

2020-04-14T16:54:32+01:00

Churches may be shut, and services cancelled, but we can still be moved by the music of Holy Week Read more

Why Easter is music to my ears2020-04-14T16:54:32+01:00

The Great Enervation

2020-04-01T10:57:43+01:00

In his new book, Ross Douthat writes convincingly of America’s descent into decadence and torpor. Can anything stop the slide? Read more

The Great Enervation2020-04-01T10:57:43+01:00

In this strange new world, where do we find purpose?

2020-03-26T11:18:18+00:00

By asking ‘How do we spend our time well?’ I do not of course mean simply ‘How do we keep ourselves busy?’. There are home exercise videos for that. Even

In this strange new world, where do we find purpose?2020-03-26T11:18:18+00:00

Italy’s flirtation with fascism

2020-04-01T11:08:15+01:00

If we don't draw a distinction between the Right and the far-Right, we'll lose our ability to recognise which is which Read more

Italy’s flirtation with fascism2020-04-01T11:08:15+01:00