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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Resistance: A Songwriter’s Story of Hope, Courage and Change by Tori Amos reviewed
By Andrew Doyle
Sensitive issues are avoided and major corporations are taking it upon themselves to educate the masses
Trump’s executive order against social media censorship doesn’t go far enough
I’m not the only one to have noticed the increased level of vitriol on social media since the lockdown begun
The comedian on why he will never apologize for his jokes
It’s important that all schoolchildren are educated to the same linguistic standard
We are living through a frenzy of conformity
The problem with calling Sam Smith ‘they’
Comedy in the era of Twitter outrage: An interview with Ricky Gervais
We need an Internet Bill of Rights
The vocal minority celebrating Boris Johnson’s COVID-19 diagnosis
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.