Oliver Letwin

Social market liberals of the world, unite!

We need to restate the case for  the free-market policies and liberal politics that have ushered in an age of unprecedented prosperity

Our EU Deal Gives Us The Best Of Both Worlds

After the Prime Minister’s renegotiation, the UK has the benefits of the single market while staying outside political, fiscal and monetary union 

The Philosopher and His Scholar

Noel Malcolm's magisterial new edition of Hobbes's Leviathan is a fine example of why, in the 21st century, scholarship still matters

Tories Have No Lack of Policies

The accusation that the Conservatives do not have a detailed programme to implement in government is completely untrue

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"