Ella Whelan, spiked

Ella Whelan


United Kingdom

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Past articles by Ella:

Britain is failing the elderly

We need to dispel the myth that older people have it easy. → Read More

Sadiq Khan is taking Londoners for a ride

The mayor is expanding his punitive ULEZ scheme against the public’s wishes. → Read More

Andrew Tate and the hysteria of modern feminism

No, the misogynist influencer is not producing a generation of rapists. → Read More

The BBC’s needle-spiking hysteria

Media panic-mongering is a threat to women’s freedom. → Read More

The bravery and brilliance of Hilary Mantel

She was a wonderful author who was unafraid to speak her mind. → Read More

Why we need to win the argument for choice

Clamping down on anti-abortion views will do nothing for the pro-choice cause. → Read More

Britain’s abortion laws still turn women into criminals

No, it is not a ‘settled’ issue here. Abortion must be decriminalised once and for all. → Read More

What the pro-choice movement can learn from Ireland

The Irish abortion referendum showed that women’s rights and democracy go hand in hand. → Read More

Pregnant women are being turned into public property

From the US to Poland, women's privacy is being systematically eroded. → Read More

Stop sneering at Wagatha Christie

The Vardy vs Rooney trial has drawn out all the old prejudices. → Read More

Depp vs Heard is an ugly, degrading spectacle

Both sides are humiliating themselves in their quest for victimhood. → Read More

JK Rowling: she who must not be named

The cultural set is continuing to snub Britain’s most successful living author. → Read More

School closures were a terrible mistake

The government, Labour and the teaching unions should be ashamed of the damage they have done. → Read More

Lia Thomas’s victory is a defeat for women’s sport

There is nothing fair or inclusive about allowing a male-bodied athlete to compete against women. → Read More

The dangerous rise of Russophobia

Western politicians’ attacks on Russians play directly into Putin’s hands. → Read More

Trans ideology has captured the university

The censorship of gender-critical feminists comes from the top down. → Read More

The madness of women-only train carriages

Why won’t this patronising, sexist idea ever die? → Read More

Great art is supposed to be ‘triggering’

The rise of trigger warnings is a threat to artistic freedom. → Read More

West Elm Caleb: a witch-trial for the Tinder era

‘Ghosting’ a woman you’ve dated isn’t nice. But it hardly warrants an international witch-hunt. → Read More

Misogyny must not become a hate crime

It will make women more fearful and less free. → Read More