Former editor of The Specator magazine and the Sunday Telegraph newspaper, Dominic Lawson who is noted for his robust and iconoclastic opinions on political and social issues, has been writing a column for The Independent since 2006.
02 September 2013 06:13 PM
When regimes in the Middle East feel threatened by their own people, they immediately seek to blame the insurrection on Israel or ‘the Jews’
19 August 2013 05:08 PM
...but rising house prices are among the economic figures making Labour feel sick
12 August 2013 05:19 PM
Tesco’s done more for employment in the UK than any politician ever will
05 August 2013 05:59 PM
If oil and gas are there in the South, then let the country benefit
Is Stuart Broad a cheat? I’d rather England's cricket team were ruthless winners than priggish losers
15 July 2013 06:37 PM
The notion of the decent upstanding English public school-educated cricketers is only a myth to console ourselves in defeat against a supposedly inferior national culture
08 July 2013 07:18 PM
Sport has expanded to fill the space that more serious pursuits used to occupy
01 July 2013 06:28 PM
It seems absurd to compare a central banker with a Hollywood movie star. Yet the role of physical allure is underestimated in careers which ought to owe nothing to looks
24 June 2013 09:20 PM
Recent revelations show just how embedded is a culture of self-preservation among those whose first duty should be to you and me
17 June 2013 05:48 PM
This is not an unremittingly bleak documentary, despite its harrowing subject
10 June 2013 05:41 PM
The delusions of these two public figures defeat any satire
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