Mail Online - Peter Hitchens
Peter Hitchens is proud of his enemies. Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams once called for him to be 'decommissioned' and Tony Blair told him to 'sit down and stop being bad'. Read more from the man everyone has an opinion about
23/05/2018 02:07 PM
Is Oxford Unfair to Ethnic Minorities and State School Applicants?
I was amused this morning by the contrast in coverage, in different outlets, of Oxford University’s latest figures on its struggle to satisfy the diversity fanatics. Such people believe that our great universities should alter their entrance requirements in the...
20/05/2018 12:13 AM
We need proper constables - not these swaggering gunmen
This is Peter Hitchens' Mail on Sunday column The mere sight of an armed police officer in this country makes me instantly furious and miserable. Sometimes I just have to look away, while I collect myself. Then I hurry off,...
16/05/2018 03:28 PM
The Slow Horses of Slough House
I suspect I wouldn’t much like Mick Herron, author of the increasingly acclaimed ‘Slow Horses’ series of thrillers. There’s an undercurrent of boring, self-satisfied conventional leftism in his work, which most of his readers probably don’t notice because they are...
10/05/2018 03:23 PM
England's Forgotten Protestant Martyrs
Some readers may be interested in this extended version (from 'First Things') of the Twitter argument I have every few weeks with Roman Catholic sectarians, about the important difference between the aggressive persecution of Protestants by the Roman Catholic Monarchs...
07/05/2018 02:21 PM
Some reflections on May 1968, now half a century ago
The madness of 1968, even recalled at this distance, looks like a plague or a panic rather than a rational upheaval. The May events in Paris started with a row about male students having access to female dormitories at the...