A few months ago, Helen Lewis wrote on Twitter: "Above a certain follower count, your twitter feed is basically a newspaper, and I wish there was a…
Elon Musk claims he wants absolute free speech on Twitter. That'd be a nightmare, but I'm not buying it
After the battle for Ukraine, Russia's foreign, intelligence and security policy will be devoted to smashing the coalition that imposed crippling…
Some thoughts about the plans for Canada-style convoys to converge on Washington DC
Has trying to protect society from the pandemic led to an over-emphasis on personal risk? And what's that got to do with the Garden of Eden?
The Downing Street parties have removed Boris Johnson's teflon coating. What will stick now?
Has the United States had its last democratic election for President?
The January 6 Capitol riot was a disaster, but it was almost much worse. A look at some of worst-case scenarios that were narrowly avoided. 
Exploring the mindset of Trump's most hardened supporters in the weeks before the January 6 attack
Despite a widespread belief, we have no idea whether the Omicron variant induces milder disease than other variants. It's too early to say
Categorising Covid conspiracy theorists. You can do this at Thanksgiving, but don't tell your antivax relatives.
Am I an analyst, a consultant, a campaigner or a journalist? And does it matter?