Sharia law

The Spectator Podcast: The Corbyn delusion

29 June 2017 14:39

On this week’s bumper episode we discuss the cult of Corbyn, sharia courts, the golden age of gossip, and orchid delirium.…

A memo for Dr Ben Carson: Islam and Islamism are conjoined but distinct

29 September 2015 17:20

Like so many of the conjoined twins Dr Ben Carson has skilfully separated, Islam the monotheism, compatible with democracy, and…

By caving in to religious misogyny, ‘anti-racist’ liberals reveal their inner racist

24 November 2014 17:46

Even by the low standards of English lawyers, the men and women who run the Law Society have behaved like…

Isis are dogs; pet the dogs, kill the terrorists and defend moderate Islam

31 October 2014 12:38

Malaysian pharmacist Syed Azmi has emerged from hiding to apologise for organising ‘I Want to Touch a Dog’ earlier in…

FGM is a shaming indictment of multiculturalism and mass-immigration

25 March 2014 15:05

A number of interesting things have happened recently: The Law Society has provided legal guidance to ensure that Muslims in…

Peers will vote on the boundary reforms in the next two weeks. Picture: Getty

The government kicks the Sharia debate into the long grass

22 October 2012 17:22

Because our Parliament discusses little of significance anymore, most of the public tend to ignore it. The perception that the…

Libya’s revolution, deflated

25 October 2011 9:52

Gaddafi was buried this morning, but Libya’s problems remain firmly above ground. The news emerging from the country is mostly…

There are moral absolutes: aspects of Sharia are barbaric

20 November 2009 18:04

Credit where credit’s due, Peter Tatchell wrote an article for the Guardian describing Sharia law as being “especially oppressive”. He…