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.
03 June 2013 06:56 PM
Opposition to renewables is not "ideological". Those who are opposing Davey’s Energy Bill do so because they see no good in making poor households poorer
27 May 2013 06:38 PM
Remember that on a purely statistical basis, the risk from terrorism is vanishingly small
20 May 2013 06:58 PM
By accepting mandates from Brussels - even down to how restaurants serve olive oil - our politicians have supported a damaging loss of democratic autonomy
13 May 2013 06:55 PM
Hitler’s favourite composer was a monster, but he should still be celebrated
06 May 2013 05:09 PM
There is a kind of disconnect between the appearance of these shambling old men and the nature of the crimes they committed when in the prime of life
29 April 2013 06:44 PM
Even measures like a no-fly zone or humanitarian safe area would be a major military operation - and might well have to be backed up with full blown war
23 April 2013 07:06 PM
You would think he wanted monetary independence, as part of full self-government
08 April 2013 07:03 PM
The way she carried herself at a celebratory dinner twenty years ago showed both the strain Thatcher could put herself under and the screen goddess style she could turn on
01 April 2013 03:46 PM
He’s a lone wolf, capable of staggering selfishness - it might actually be a valuable trait
25 March 2013 07:07 PM
Cypriot complaints about German brutality conveniently overlook their own governments’ shocking irresponsibility
Millions of Britons struggling to feed themselves and facing malnourishment
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Nigel Farage: Ukip leader named 'Briton of the year' by The Times
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
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