Issue: September 2010

Friends and Saints: Newman’s Last Mystery

The great Cardinal demanded to be laid to rest surrounded by the holiest of his close companions

ONLINE Only: An Important Distinction

Islam isn't Islamism — but Muslims are too quick to defend extremists

ONLINE Only: Direct Talks

Low expectations for this week's peace summit in Washington could actually be quite useful

Hayek Top Slot Shock

In spite of his reputation, Glenn Beck is introducing huge audiences to high-brow political and economic ideas

Buried History

The war efforts of thousands of allied Muslim soldiers in the two World Wars points to our shared heritage

Adieu to Claret

The spiralling cost of Bordeaux means the wine will soon be the preserve of millionaires and wine journalists alone

It Took a Village

A taxi driver eavesdrops on a conversation between two of Chelsea Clinton's wedding guests

Labor Omnia Vincit

Teaching Latin in primary state schools may be the answer to decling standards in literacy

Come Back, Trollope

Westminster's current inhabitants are perfect fodder for a great political satirist, if only we had one

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"