• Frank Furedi
  • Frank Furedi
  • Sociologist, commentator and author
Articles

Thierry Baudet: not your typical populist

His insurgent Dutch party cannot be so easily dismissed by the elite.

Don’t turn the Christchurch killer into Voldemort

Refusing to say his name might just give him more power.

A perpetual war of identities

Identity politics is divisive, destructive and anti-human. It must be confronted.

Why identity politics has been so bad for Jews

Anti-Semitism is now fuelled by an identitarian view of Jews as hyper-white and privileged.

Competitive self-harm

Why teens are trying to outdo each other in the self-cutting stakes.

The crusade against masculinity

Courage, stoicism and autonomy are things we should all strive for.

From misbehaving boys to violent men: the poisoning of male identity

Fear and the renunciation of politics

Fear today

Fearing fear itself

Once parents felt children needed a little fear to grow up well. Today they are desperately protective. What went wrong?

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