Unfair to everybody!
By Peter Tatchell - 16 December 12:00

Observations on gay marriage laws

NS Christmas Essay 1 - The myth of secularism
By John Gray - 16 December 12:00

Religion is a natural human impulse, which our society tries to repress just as the Victorians did s

Is man too wicked to be free?
By John Lloyd - 16 December 12:00

In France, an intellectual has caused a furore by denouncing his fellow leftists for covertly reacti

Oh Lord, log them on, but not yet
By Roger Ridey - 16 December 12:00

The PM promises broadband for every school by 2006. Roger Ridey asks what happened to an earlier pro

Against the western invaders
By David Nicholson-Lord - 09 December 12:00

With the world in turmoil, tourists will have to realise that to carry on partying or trying to "fin

The thinker Blair didn't understand
By Matthew Taylor - 09 December 12:00

Observations on John Rawls

Bookmarks - Mick Hume on Leon Trotsky's Their Morals and Ours
By Mick Hume - 02 December 12:00

Their Morals and Ours

Leon Trotsky

ISBN 0873483197

Bursting the bubble
By Len Fisher - 02 December 12:00

Science - Len Fisher reveals what scientists really get up to in the bath

Monumental mistakes
By Tristram Hunt - 02 December 12:00

Heritage wonks have colonised the past for profit, replacing understanding with kitsch. Give us back

Don't quack like your silly old dad. Modernise!
By Stefan Stern - 02 December 12:00

It's the word of the moment, on the lips of every minister and pundit. But what does it really mean?

State of nature. Edward Skidelsky on the "greatest living" British philosopher's quest for truth in an age of relativism
By Edward Skidelsky - 18 November 12:00

Truth and Truthfulness

Bernard Williams <em>Princeton UP, pp328, £19.95</em>

ISBN 0691102767

A restless ghost
By Stephen Howe - 11 November 12:00

Marx for Our Times: adventures and misadventures of a critique

Daniel Bensaid, translated by Grego

Nurture, mate. Phil Whitaker on the wrong-headed pyschobabble of a career pontificate
By Phil Whitaker - 04 November 12:00

They F*** You Up

Oliver James<em> Bloomsbury, 370pp, £16.99 </em>

ISBN 0747551561

No sexual magnetism
By Malcolm Clarke - 04 November 12:00

Design - Malcolm Clarke goes in search of adventure with some hot technology

Soon, this article will be a crime
By Roger Ridey - 04 November 12:00

Observations on copyright laws

Novel of the week
By Henry Sheen - 21 October 13:00

The Cave

Jose Saramago <em>Harvill Press, 352pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 1860469981

Baby hunger. Sylvia Ann Hewlett on why "we should grasp, even celebrate, the reproductive miracles of our age"
By Sylvia Ann Hewlett - 21 October 13:00

Making Babies: is there a right to have children?

Mary Warnock <em>Oxford University Press, 126pp,

Can't regulate, won't regulate
By Nick Cohen - 21 October 13:00

Governments say they are powerless to control big business in an age of electronic dealing and globa

NS Essay - The playground bully
By David Marquand - 21 October 13:00

US missiles are the policemen of a global market, just as the Royal Navy was in the 19th century. Ca

The prophetic novelist
By Jason Cowley - 21 October 13:00

The prophetic novelist

Macro to micro. Frank Furedi on the left-liberal surrender to "PC"
By Frank Furedi - 14 October 13:00

The Politics of the Forked Tongue: authoritarian liberalism

Aidan Rankin <em>New European Publicat

Lunatic ideas. Colin Tudge on a key study for "anyone who wishes to understand the modern world"
By Colin Tudge - 07 October 13:00

The Lunar Men: the friends who made the future (1730-1810)

Jenny Uglow <em>Faber and Faber, 588pp,

Blair, the pioneer of a new order
By Philip Bobbitt - 30 September 13:00

<em>Labour Party Conference</em> - The nation state is dying, argues Philip Bobbitt, author of an ac

Market-Leninism must be ditched
By Theodore Dalrymple - 30 September 13:00

Observations on public services

We are stardust
By Bryan Appleyard - 30 September 13:00

Science: a history (1543-2001)

John Gribbin <em>Allen Lane, 650pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0713995033

Bloggers of the left, unite!
By James Crabtree - 30 September 13:00

The right dominates the latest web medium, allowing it to vent spleen and not be challenged

Fetish for facts
By Tristan Quinn - 23 September 13:00

The Measure of All Things: the seven-year odyssey that transformed the world

Ken Alder <em>Little,

On the brink of death, she cried: "Long live Stalin"
By Eric Hobsbawm and Jacques Attali - 16 September 13:00

The Leninist "vanguard party" combined discipline, business efficiency, utter emotional identification and a sense of total dedication. Let me illustrate.