Coming Up Trump

Simon Williamson 10 comments | 1579 views

Real estate mogul Donald Trump only needs everyone else to stay in the race, writes Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Cracks in the dam

Simon Williamson 19 comments | 5263 views

Benjamin Netanyahu broke something unbreakable, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Oscars - boo, hiss

Simon Williamson 14 comments | 3134 views

We stop caring about these ridiculous awards, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Dealing with drugs

Simon Williamson 30 comments | 1987 views

There are better solutions than a “war”, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

What a difference five days make

Simon Williamson 7 comments | 1119 views

International leaders care little for free speech, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Libertarian: From champ to chump

Simon Williamson 3 comments | 937 views

Civil liberties in America continue their slow death, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

American football. The kind with feet.

Simon Williamson 11 comments | 1095 views

Football may be ill-suited to an American audience, but World Cup fever has caught on, says Simon Williamson.


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The media’s laser focus

Simon Williamson 8 comments | 1164 views

Ferguson was merely one instance in a broad problem, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Confused morals

Simon Williamson 2 comments | 2409 views

Contemporary attempts to regulate the use of vaginas are founded on junk science, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

What freedom actually is

Simon Williamson 13 comments | 1165 views

Conservatism and bigotry have, on occasion, overlapped, says Simon Williamson.

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Simon Williamson

Close Guantanamo Bay

Simon Williamson 22 comments | 1700 views

"Tear down this prison," should be the "tear down this wall" of the 2000s, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Grunt to your heart's content

Simon Williamson 4 comments | 1121 views

Of course women shouldn't have to play tennis silently, says Simon Williamson.


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