D J Taylor
David John Taylor is a British critic, novelist and biographer.
02 December 2012 12:00 AM
07 October 2012 12:00 AM
Maturity brings an appreciation of nuance, not often found on Amazon. Plus, why I prefer Labour candidates who choose private schools
23 September 2012 12:00 AM
16 September 2012 12:00 AM
Boris means trouble later, and a new ginger group is kicking up now. But it was a good week for cockneys – if a bad one for small towns
24 June 2012 12:00 AM
Kirsty Lane's consumer frenzy after embezzling £200,000 from her employers ended with a 20-month prison sentence
16 June 2012 08:00 PM
Only someone who believes the above statements will be surprised by the evidence given to the Leveson inquiry. Plus, some poetry
21 April 2012 12:00 AM
Just when you had assumed that the Breivik trial couldn't get any worse – with Thursday's revelation that its subject had wanted to decapitate a former Norwegian prime minister – it plunged into a yet more subterranean depth. Even to watch the fragments of Breivik's testimony come through on text services was bad enough – the self-proclaimed "nice" man who had deliberately hardened his heart to commit mass murder. God knows what the impact of this must have been in a mesmerised courtroom.
25 March 2012 12:00 AM
The real opposition to the New Conservatism, is ... the old Conservatives; plus, a social history of brown bread
18 March 2012 12:00 AM
Hosepipe bans would be easier to accept if the water companies didn't make such vast profits. Plus, how to be a don
06 November 2011 12:00 AM
The workers' champions are unprepossessing, but there is a lot to be said for poppy-wearing, August babies and rude acronyms
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Exclusive: UK approved £7m Israeli arms sales in six months before Gaza conflict
- 1 I'm A Celebrity 2014: Jungle security stepped up after murder and 'suspicious death' near to camp
- 2 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 3 Jeremy Hunt: 'I took my children to A&E because I didn't want to wait for GP appointment'
- 4 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
- 5 This letter from a reader explains why women can’t play football