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Thin Right Duke

David Bowie was capitalist, briefly fascist, and occasionally Christian.

March 31, 2016

Sherlock Holmes’s Politics

He was a Victorian libertarian—and imperial conservative.

July 16, 2015

The Case for Hailsham

Quintin Hogg brandished babies and wrote the book on conservatism.

October 3, 2014

Airey Neave’s Way

Colditz couldn’t hold Britain’s ballsiest politician.

March 25, 2014

Sex, Spies, and the 1960s

The John Profumo scandal made Britain modern.

May 29, 2013

The Path of Khan

Will Pakistan’s most famous cricketer become its next leader?

November 9, 2012