Why these cults of hate beguile the lost boys (Times)
Whether it is radical Islam or street gangs, powerless, alienated teenagers need protection from false certainties, writes Janice Turner
Tim Cook: Apple’s quiet leader (Financial Times)
A defence of the tech group’s tax affairs has boosted the chief’s profile, writes Tim Bradshaw.
Woolwich attack: When killers strike, should we listen to what they say? (Guardian)
Just as Breivik's views on Islam did not deserve a hearing by the right, so the left should not use Woolwich to make its case on foreign policy, writes Jonathan Freedland.
Dave must move against the Tory dark forces (Times)
Every time the PM moves to the Right, they want more. Unless he makes an example of a malcontent he is doomed, writes Matthew Parris
The West is fighting on behalf of ordinary Muslims – and winning (Telegraph)
Our enemies are utterly misguided in their denunciation of Britain’s interventions overseas, writes Con Coughlin.
Nigel Farage bombed in Edinburgh – what does that really tell us about Scottish antipathy to the English? (Guardian)
It could be to do with class more than nationality, writes Ian Jack
Dogma will always lead to murder. In the end, scepticism is the only answer (Independent)
The Woolwich killers were certain that faith supported their actions, writes A C Grayling.
The fate of Sally Bercow suggests it's all to easy to side with the baying mob (Telegraph)
The ill-judged clamour over Lord McAlpine swept many of us to a false conclusion, writes Graeme Archer.
Farewell, Shameless. Your heirs have work to do (Independent)
The undeserving poor – the feckless, the workshy, the scrounging – are the exception, not the norm. If only our television screens reflected that, writes Owen Jones.
Britain is at risk of creating another housing bubble (Financial Times)
The chancellor should be working to build homes, not push prices up further, writes Chris Giles