The divided state of America
30 April 2012
Charles Murray’s new book is a valiant effort to explain why America's upper classes are now so hollow and defensive, and incapable of marshalling the moral resources to lead society.
Racism no longer an objective act of oppression but an inherently subjective accusation
21 January 2012
The promotion of the idea that racism is prevalent and that its unwitting variant is even more widespread prompts people to interpret each other's behaviour and language through the prism of race.
After Gaza: what’s behind 21st-century anti-Semitism?
19 January 2009
Anti-Israel sentiment is morphing into anti-Jewish sentiment, as more and more people project their disdain for the modern world on to ‘the Jew’.
Europe’s Estrangement from Israel
17 January 2009
By distancing itself from the Jewish state, Europe seeks to deflect the anger of its Muslim population.
Kenya is not the new Rwanda
8 January 2008
Why Western observers see every political conflict in Africa as an inexplicable outburst of violence and a harbinger of ‘holocaust’.
What’s behind the ‘new anti-semitism’?
6 March 2007
The game of ‘spot the anti-Semite’ currently being played in intellectual circles misses what is new in expressions of the oldest prejudice today
Who can pass the spelling test?
An anthology marking the 30th anniversary of the Commission for Racial Equality,
The rise of the rising sun
Exploring how the defeat of Russia by Japan 100 years ago this month had long lasting implications for race relations. [pdf format]