An abuse of power and strength—or a part of family life that the law has no right to intervene in?
Hephzibah Anderson / December 10, 2019
Climate change has made "plant-based" eating all the rage. But the reality is that every choice to consume that we make has drawbacks
How Brexiteer Tim Martin turned Wetherspoon into a national institution—that even Remainers love
Adam Tooze / December 9, 2019
What has emerged in the UK is a fast-moving, high-tech, corporate energy transition—but the old dream of a decentralised and democratic system lives on
As part of Prospect's Books of the Year special, we round up the best offerings in philosophy, sociology and fresh thinking
For decades mainstream politicians fixated on education as the way to level the playing field of life. They were wrong
As part of Prospect's Books of the Year special, we round up the best memoirs and biographies
Peter Pomerantsev / December 8, 2019
In the aftermath of the Brexit referendum, the English are sliding away from subtle differentiations and towards simplistic identities. I have found they are easier to join—and all the more awful...
Jeffrey Lewis / December 7, 2019
Experts warn there will be no legally-binding limits on the two countries' nuclear forces for the first time in 50 years. Is a new arms race breaking out?