If you like your memes to be ironic, you're probably at the end of the civilisational cycle
Our Island Story has been replaced by someone else's continental morality tale
Crossrail is a great engineering feat – but did we need to call it the Elizabeth Line?
Conservatives and liberals used to have an equal number of children – not any more
Englishness may be a weak horse when it comes to identity
The media is not as clever as it likes to think
Kings, castles, swords and plague-ridden peasants: don't we all wish we were back?
The discipline, on social media at least, appears quite troubled
Cities around the western world are emptying of conservatives
Are superhero films and Star Wars modern-day myths?
Male writers complained about female Norse warrior – but were they fantasising?
The best of April 2022