• Frank Furedi
  • Frank Furedi
  • Sociologist, commentator and author
Theme: politics and the economy

Italy has dealt a blow to the EU

But the nation still longs for a real populist alternative.

Why the people must be sovereign

Anti-populists denigrate democracy and render citizenship meaningless.

Why they love baiting the Russian bear

The West’s anti-Russia rhetoric is becoming dangerously inflamed.

My encounter with George Soros’s bright-eyed missionaries left me deeply disturbed

A liberal defence of populism

The Western elite’s populism-as-fascism meme is neither accurate nor helpful.

The rise of duty-free politics

Boris’s Iran blunder reveals a political class with no sense of service.

Why I wrote a radical democratic defence of populism

A culture war masquerading as a youthquake

There’s an ugly strain to the media celebration of young voters.

Generational revenge: the politics of ageism

The youth vote is being marshalled to punish the elderly.

Populism on the ropes? Don’t be so sure

Macron's win is a small victory for a Euro-establishment in crisis.

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