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Podcasts from Spectator writers
No government anywhere has introduced such far-reaching restrictions on food marketing as the British
By Christopher Snowdon
If alcohol can be part of a healthy lifestyle, it is difficult to demonize
These children are the forgotten demographic
Our bossy lifestyle regulators are making the most of this crisis
Science & Tech
Illicit THC products are the problem
High prices, plain packaging and restrictive licensing conditions have deterred long-term users from switching to the legal market
Dispersing the clouds of the vape panic myth
Don’t listen to the health fascists — drink up
The lost boys: the white working class is being left behind
The Great British junk food crusade is absurd
Beware the COVID-19 nannies!
How Canada failed to smash the cannabis black market
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.