Geoffrey Robertson

Mr Gove, Here Is Our Statute of Liberty

The European Convention is no longer fit for purpose. It is time for the Lord Chancellor to enshrine our freedoms in British law

Put British Jihadis on Trial in British Courts

We owe it to the world to prosecute home-grown war criminals of Islamic State here — not to deny them entry and their victims justice

We Can Have a Free Press and Justice Too

The real threat to liberty is not Leveson but the Coalition’s own Defamation Bill—yet it is not too late to make a sensible amendment

A Free Press Means to Publish and be Damned

Our most cherished liberty is up for grabs at the Leveson inquiry, but it cannot be entrusted to a new tribunal to muzzle newspapers

Why We Need a British Bill of Rights

The weasel words of the European Convention are undermining our ancient liberties. David Cameron is right to demand reform

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"
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