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How the PC brigade took down Scruton

The sacking of the conservative philosopher Sir Roger Scruton from his public sector job is another blow against viewpoint diversity

The Ted who the Left don’t want to talk

A maths professor who wrote a paper on male-female variation found himself censored and shunned by the academic establishment

The tricky business of gender identity

What lies behind the troubling rise in gender dysphoria among teenagers? And should we separate the “T” from LGBT?

Tristram Hunt’s Lies About Free Schools

Labour’s rising star has accused Michael Gove of conducting a “dangerous ideological experiment”. He is wrong — and he knows it

Overrated: Fiona Millar

The indefatigable enemy of education reform is making the job of free school champions easier

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"