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Do you find yourself experiencing sceptical thoughts during lockdown? Or perhaps fail to recognise the danger of the doubt sewn by people like Jonathan Sumption? There is a remedy, says Andy Shaw:

Farewell to Richard, my dear friend with a passion for fairness, writes Toby Young

PODCAST: Why are ministers worried about borders now? Isabel Hardman talks to James Forsyth and Katy Balls #CoffeeHouseShots 

There's nothing essential about Instagramming from Dubai, says Julie Burchill

So good I watched it twice: Netflix’s The White Tiger reviewed

Gordon Brown’s plan to save the Union won’t wash, says Patrick O'Flynn


WATCH: Dr David Nabarro, the WHO's Special Envoy on Covid-19, tells Andrew Neil: 'We really do appeal to all world leaders: stop using lockdown as your primary control method'. Watch the full interview here: | #SpectatorTV  @afneil  @davidnabarro 

Sorry to lose the Co-op, but The Spectator cannot work with advertisers who seek to use their commercial clout to stifle debate. Read our coverage of the transgender debate here:

ⓘ 𝗧𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗰𝗹𝗮𝗶𝗺 𝗶𝘀 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗯𝗮𝘀𝗲𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝗳𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗶𝘀 𝗯𝗲𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘀𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗱 𝗯𝘆 𝗮𝗻 𝘂𝗻𝗿𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝘀𝗼𝘂𝗿𝗰𝗲.

Diane Abbott's claim that Ken Clarke won't vote for the Conservatives has been retweeted over 4,000 times and liked over 11,000 times. There's one problem – it's wrong

Dominic Cummings is ready to testify that Boris rejected his advice to lock down, says Robert Peston

Hong Kong’s future as a world financial centre and Britain’s second largest trading partner in Asia hangs in the balance, say Benedict Rogers and Johnny Patterson