Exam stress is not a mental illness
12 July 2017
There has been a surge in the number of undergraduates demanding special consideration during examinations due to mental-health issues.
Being mentally ill: the new normal?
3 October 2016
Everyday challenges are being rebranded psychological crises.
Stop medicalising pupils’ normal tensions and anxieties as mental health conditions
9 February 2016
If we want to make children more resilient, we must avoid interpreting all their behaviour in terms of psychological issues.
Teaching consent, policing intimacy
27 October 2015
Consent classes turn relationships into business transactions.
Hey, grown-ups: put down the colouring pens!
31 August 2015
Adult colouring-books speak to the infantilisation of the West.
You can’t inherit Holocaust trauma
24 August 2015
Survivors’ children need to free themselves from their parents’ past.
Islamic State propaganda buys into Western culture of victimhood
25 July 2015
Turning slavery into the West’s original sin
20 July 2015
Today's obsession with slavery has more to do with misanthropy than history.
Marital bickering is none of the state’s business
3 September 2014
Politicians should butt out of the emotional lives of husbands and wives.
Nudge: a war on moral judgement
spiked review of books,
20 June 2014
Cass Sunstein’s latest combines banal insight with pernicious intent.