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Jesse Singal

Jesse Singal is a Spectator columnist.

Media

What will the media look like after the #Resistance?

The journalistic backlash to Trump led to a backlash of its own

By Jesse Singal

Science & Tech

The trouble with Tavistock

Abuse is heaped on anyone who has questioned the trend toward carelessness in youth gender medicine

By Jesse Singal

Culture

The crisis of Generation Z

The kids are not all right, and the experts have been sounding alarms for years

By Jesse Singal

Internet

Rise of the anti-woke weirdos

It’s not a good idea to make anti-anything the center of your identity

By Jesse Singal

Science & Tech

Who needs therapy?

Not everyone appreciates being told to look inward

By Jesse Singal

Internet

Why we need robust free speech laws

Recent clampdowns in Russia and China show just how foolish the prevailing US mood is

By Jesse Singal

Business

Netflix’s Chappelle of hate

Netflix received only a thousand or so complaints about a special watched by millions

By Jesse Singal

Business

Whipping up a crisis

The wall between journalism and activism is badly corroded

By Jesse Singal

International

The myth of the good Afghan war

Nothing we did in Afghanistan really worked

By Jesse Singal

Business

Substack changed the business of journalism

Substack took off because people are increasingly distrustful of mainstream media outlets

By Jesse Singal

Business

Journalism’s class problem has gotten worse

When they arrive in newsrooms, privileged young people bring their values and priorities with them

By Jesse Singal

Science & Tech

What the media gets wrong on gender reassignment

The media is guilty of gross negligence on gender reassignment reporting

By Jesse Singal

Business

Why the media is melting down

I’m here to tell you that the American media is a disaster

By Jesse Singal

Science & Tech

How half-baked ideas infiltrated psychology

The best available evidence suggests that a sizable chunk of published psychological findings may be false

By Jesse Singal

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