Melissa Kite

Melissa Kite writes The Spectator's Real life column.

Liz Jones wants me culled. Is that a hate crime?

27 September 2016 15:50

Should I report Liz Jones to the police for calling for me to be murdered? It’s a tricky one. On…

The SNP has struck its first blow against English democracy. It won’t be the last

14 July 2015 15:18

So now we all know what we’re dealing with. This SNP malice against the English and our democracy is no…

Revealed: David Cameron’s plan to bring back hunting

7 July 2015 20:37

When Bill Clinton was asked if he had ever smoked marijuana he uttered the infamous cop-out that he had smoked…

The ‘war’ on cancer is futile. Let’s stop fighting it

8 January 2015 16:38

Have you ever wondered what illness you would prefer to die of? Cheerful of me, I know. But I’ve been…

I’m with Farage on breastfeeding – we need to take on the frenzied glorification of motherhood

6 December 2014 10:04

Let’s get one thing straight. Women have been bringing up children perfectly happily for centuries without breastfeeding them in Claridges.…

A new report calls into question what the RSPCA has been up to recently

2 October 2014 15:17

Yesterday, the RSPCA published the long-awaited review of its prosecutions policy. Interesting choice of timing – it finally released the…

Justine Greening: the Tory message on social mobility ‘has been diluted’

3 September 2014 16:07

This feature is a preview of this week’s Spectator, out tomorrow: Justine Greening wants to talk about social mobility. If…

The fanatical RSPCA behaves like an FBI for the countryside. Who will stop it?

28 December 2013 14:05

The Daily Telegraph’s excellent interview with the head of the Countryside Alliance today tells us what many people in the…

Why fall for Cameron’s cast-iron EU pledges?

23 January 2013 15:39

Tory MPs have fallen for David Cameron’s cast-iron pledges to hold a referendum before. So are they right in buying…