Caroline Crampton is web editor of the New Statesman. Find her on Twitter as @c_crampton

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04 September 2000
As a retired "cold-war warrior", I find John Lloyd's doom-laden article "America's safety may cost our lives" (28...
04 September 2000
Barbara Gunnell is right to mistrust the data that the likes of Patricia Morgan produce to "prove" that marriage is...
04 September 2000
Duncan Parrish is right to point out that a far higher proportion of independent school students take gap years than...
04 September 2000
It is not only girls who are being provocatively dressed up as little adults ("What are we doing to our children?", 21...
04 September 2000
No 3643 Set by George Cowley You were asked to choose two unlikely authors and produce 200 words that they might have...
28 August 2000
Two little berks had two little quirks And each rode a hobby horse. Daily they made insults to trade. Premiers both, of...
Politics
28 August 2000
Britain, 2005. Saddam Hussein, still the ruler of Iraq and possessor of a long-range nuclear missile, seeks revenge on...
Society
28 August 2000
Dr Tony Sewell has concluded that "black culture", whatever that is, prevents young black men from succeeding in...
28 August 2000
You read it here first, naturally: that, by now, Al Gore would be at least neck-and-neck with Dubbya in the polls. So...
Ideas
28 August 2000
Earlier this month, Mr Cotton of Swindon was fined £90,000 for feeding bits of pig to other pigs from what, on...
28 August 2000
From its very beginnings, new Labour has been associated with one particular restaurant. It was at Granita, in...
28 August 2000
The dog days of summer are just the time to enjoy the increasingly fashionable dry white wine made from the muscat...
Society
28 August 2000
After roughly 3,000 hours of intense tuition in such diverse pedagogic settings as a secondary school in Liverpool,...
Politics
28 August 2000
This month, stereotypes are being crunched under the heel faster than wasps under a plum tree. First, we learn that...

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