Articles by David Goodhart
The liberal, secular world view may hold sway over western elites, but it is struggling to answer the conservative challenge
Social distance has weakened the moral consensus at the heart of our welfare system
Tax the elderly, reform welfare
Why did the Stephen Lawrence story catch the public imagination so dramatically? There are countless miscarriages of justice every year, some of them just as serious, which most people have never...
Christopher Hitchens stood at the intersection of late imperial Britain and hedonistic, baby-boomer Britain Christopher Hitchens was a big and impressive figure. And the sheer scale of the...
Blue Labour and Red Tory: the age of post-liberalism
David Goodhart / August 17, 2011
Did hip-hop culture play a part in last week's riots? And do you have to come from the inner city to discuss its problems?
I tried to buy the Daily Mail this morning, because a friend had written something about the classes he runs in Peckham to encourage black kids to aim higher at school. I could not find one in the...
How did George Galloway pull off his by-election victory this week? David Goodhart's report from Bradford reveals a town still scarred by segregation and decline