Homophobia

Am I the victim of a homophobic SNP hate crime?

15 November 2016 16:44

My editor has received a letter of complaint. The SNP MP Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh writes: Dear Fraser, I read Douglas Murray’s…

Homophobia is now met with the same silence given to anti-Semitism

13 June 2016 15:07

Rolling news does not give its participants the option of shutting their mouths and biting their tongues, even when shutting…

Why is the Home Office giving in to illiberal youth by banning rappers like Tyler, The Creator?

28 August 2015 13:17

In a 2012 interview on Newsnight, foul-mouthed LA rapper Tyler, The Creator told a churlish Stephen Smith that the point…

The free market is still the greatest force for reducing prejudice

20 May 2015 15:20

I suppose if you’d told someone in Northern Ireland 25 years ago that the most contentious issue come May 2015 would…

Eurovision: It was the beard wot won it

11 May 2014 11:10

I enjoyed Fraser’s preview of the Eurovision Song Contest; I had not known that he was such a fan. You…

Was Russell Brand’s phrase ‘Harry Potter poofs’ offensive?

14 January 2014 17:15

Russell Brand is in the naughty boy’s corner today after he jokingly told raucous members of the Cambridge Union last…

Revd Dr Alan Clifford’s ‘homophobic’ comments referred to the CPS

29 August 2013 10:00

You’re at home, enjoying a summery Saturday afternoon with the bees and nasturtiums on the patio, when the doorbell intrudes.…

Yes, my remarks on Keynes were stupid. But I’m no homophobe, and here’s why

8 May 2013 20:32

Last week I said something stupid about John Maynard Keynes. Asked to comment on Keynes’s famous observation ‘In the long…

In defence of Niall Ferguson

8 May 2013 18:05

One of the most striking divides in the left/right political debate is this. Those on the right disagree with people…

Why has Abdul Hakim Murad not been sacked by Cambridge University?

3 May 2013 16:25

Abdul Hakim Murad is the Islamic name of a convert to Islam called Tim Winters.  He is a lecturer and…

The media need to stop deeming everything a hate crime

27 August 2012 15:02

There was a news report on BBC South East last week expressing outrage that two people had not been arrested…