Can animals think? And if they can, is it right to treat them as we do?

Do they remember things? Do they, in a word, think?...

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Mugabe’s crime is to have denied his people the freedom and prosperity that trade, not aid, has brou

It is hard not to cheer the end of Robert Mugabe’s autocracy...

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Stop condemning tax havens. It’s perfectly legitimate to avoid taxation

Here are some ways in which you might legally reduce your tax bill....

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Remember, remember the 5th of November is about parliamentary sovereignty – and Brexit opportunity

November was dark in 17th-century England – darker than we, in our light-polluted age, can easily understand....

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Higher interest rates are no bad thing, but the European Arrest Warrant most certainly is

The funniest response to the 0.25  percentage point rise in interest rates came from James McGrory...

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100 years and 100 million deaths later, Communism still has its converts. Why?

We are approaching the most monstrous of centenaries....

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Outraged about public sector pay? So am I

Do you think nurses should be paid more? Of course you do. Who wouldn’t? ...

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The tale of Europe’s 20th century is uplifting, but it is not our tale

I admit it: I entered the House of European History in a cynical mood....

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Like any parent, Britain should take pride in Israel

Asked to apologise for the 1917 Balfour Declaration, which led to the foundation of Israel, the Government was admirably robust....

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Free trade will always enrich our country. If we can’t embrace it now, Brexit was pointless

Hovering behind our Brexit anxieties is a belief that Britain isn’t up to it....

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The Norman Conquest was a disaster for England. We should celebrate Naseby, not Hastings

The Norman Conquest was a cataclysm for the English people. After 1066, the country was clenched in a mailed fist....

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The meaning of death will be very different when our society cures ageing

In the end”, wrote Goethe glumly, “we are all King Lear”....

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Britain’s future is as a nation state - not in the EU empire

The world of tomorrow is a world of empires...

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By embracing free trade, we can use Brexit to make everyone better off

Free trade between a rich and a poor country, as between any two countries, benefits both ...

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How Hurricane Irma discredits Leftist economics

Asurprising number of commentators think that Hurricane Irma will end up boosting the American economy....

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Others outside the EU access its market. So why can’t we?

We want you to hand us a wodge of money, and we insist that you calculate the appropriate sum!...

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Protesting against statues of Nelson, Churchill or Rhodes is just a way of showing off

Does Winston Churchill deserve a statue? He wrote some nasty things about Muslims....

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Continuity Remainers are so determined to hate Brexit that they’ve become detached from reality

The anguish surrounding Brexit cannot be explained in purely political terms...

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The hard truth about terrorism is that there isn’t a lot more we can do to stop it

There is a familiar pattern, almost a ritual, that follows each terrorist outrage...

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Venezuela and Vichy: why does Socialist brutality get an easier ride than Fascism?

Venezuela’s agony is provoking spectacular gymnastics from British Leftists....

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Why we should all embrace depending on the rest of the world for our food

Britain is importing 42 per cent of its food – the highest figure for half a century....

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Britain and Africa will prosper together if we ditch the EU’s economic colonialism

The further you travel from Brussels, the likelier people are to see Brexit as an opportunity...

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The childishness of Remain refuseniks can’t stop Brexit, but it might damage it

What do they hope to achieve, the Remain refuseniks currently filling our airwaves with their threats and lamentations?...

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Corbyn has taken control of the debate and is leading us into a miserable, debt-laden future

Jeremy Corbyn is winning. I don’t just mean he is ahead in the opinion polls – although, horrifyingly, he is....

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Theresa May has unveiled the internationalist Brexit of my dreams

We are leaving the European Union....

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What on Earth is Nigel Farage so cross about?

After 44 years of being subject to Brussels, we’re finally recovering our self-government. Project Fear has been exposed as a no...

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Brexit is the chance to reform the EU for the good of everyone – if only its rulers could see it

What sort of EU do we want next door? We know well enough what arrangement we’d like –a close alliance based on trade and friend...

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Donald Trump could lead a new revolution in Cuba

Sola mors tyrannicida est, wrote Thomas More: death is the only way to get rid of tyrants. And so it has proved for Fidel Castro...

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The High Court’s Article 50 ruling highlights the gulf between the country and the elite

During the referendum campaign, the Government controversially spent £9.3 million on distributing a brochure to every British...

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Brexit must open our economy to the world – not lock it away behind protectionist barriers

Leaving the EU was never an end in itself. It was only ever a means to an end – that end being a freer, wealthier and more...

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The Norman Conquest was a disaster for England. We should celebrate Naseby, not Hastings

The Norman Conquest was a cataclysm for the English people. After 1066, the country was clenched in a mailed fist. Castles,...

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Brexit has broken our political Ice Age.

There are three aspects to getting Brexit right: our relationship with the remaining 27 EU states; our relationship with the...

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Remoaners are determined to find bad news

Lloyds Bank, we were told on Thursday, was shedding thousands of jobs because Britain had voted to leave the EU. The BBC assumed...

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We Leavers are not racists, bigots, or hooligans – no matter what the bitter broadcasters say

On Saturday, as the referendum result sank in, ITV evening news ran a feature on the Pride parade in London. The presenter’s...

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Forget Project Fear. Be positive. Choose dynamism. Choose Brexit

The door is ajar. Through the crack, we can see swallows wheeling and dipping. We hear the cuckoo’s call. We smell meadows,...

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Not even David Cameron’s £9.3 million on a leaflet will sell an idea whose time has passed

Until this week, no one could accuse David Cameron of trying to rig the referendum. He accepted the Electoral Commission’s...

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