Articles by Philip Collins
Liberalism is the secret ingredient of British politics—and history. But though there are liberals in every party, they lack one that is clearly their home
It could be time to boost the money we earn from the land
Everyone agrees that social mobility has stalled and that education is the answer. They're wrong.
People are calling for a return to the first principles of the welfare state, but politicians can't get there
Politicians are in flight from the hard questions revealed by the census
The success of the government’s reforms will determine the fate of progressive conservatism
Academies were meant to replace failing comprehensives. Now that the government is encouraging every school to convert, will the original mission be lost?
A fundamental difference over multiculturalism could be the issue that breaks the coalition