Political Correctness

Should it be illegal to expose people to damaging ideas?

‘Is the transformation of Kim Jong-un into an ugly minor celebrity, whom everyone can laugh at, our way of coping — or a demonstration of a barbarous flippancy?’

‘Trigger warnings are not merely tools for censoring febrile material for the few, but a complaint about the dominance of Western thought’

Universities should not impose quotas on privately educated students. It is a crude tool which may exclude those from humble backgrounds

What could have been a skewering of our censorious times is merely a missed opportunity

The veteran of American comedy doesn’t care who he offends

The highly original comic has declined into little more than the manager of his own brand

‘The depiction of Muhammad is a test case for the practice of Western freedoms’

Today’s university students are being mollycoddled

Left-wing politics is focusing too much on superficial categorisation