The Mallard Blog


In Defence of the Monarchy│ Thomas Vare

The monarchy is not reasonable; what in fact could be more unreasonable than the presumption that the son of a king, even a good king, would necessarily make a wise ruler in turn? For...


By Hell or High Water│ Ben Khamis

A revolution is coming to the Conservative party: it may be peaceful, it may be messy, but that there will be one is a total certainty. At current, the Conservative Party is something of...


The Hijab Story | Sarah Stook

A furore was created after Boris Johnson’s weekly Telegraph column described the women who wear burkas as ‘letter boxes’ and looking like ‘bank robbers.’ Though the rest of the article pushed to defend the...