Commentary on news items and the news media itself.
Liberal democracy is not anything anyone wants it to mean. It has long and profound traditions.
This is Ridley Scott’s most significant film, deserving a re-evaluation after the disaster that was the studio edit.
Morrison represents the lowest road possible when it comes to leaders.
The serif is a constant companion, a known quantity, a faithful servant of the words.
Not the celebration of toxic masculinity and anarchic revolt often assumed.
Personal experiences can lead us to invalidate even credible ‘knowledge’, and deference to other authorities can lead us to accept irrational ideas.
Arguably the best television adaptation of a novel, still, after more than 40 years.
Commentary on the news in December 2020.
Right wing populist, nationalist jingoism doesn’t play with China, even if it is guilty of the same.