Jacob Furedi, spiked

Jacob Furedi


United Kingdom

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Past articles by Jacob:

Vince Cable: the leader the Lib Dems deserve

The party’s anti-democratic ways are catching up with it. → Read More

Abolish the Lords

Until we do, Britain won’t be a real democracy. → Read More

KCL’s purge of dead white dudes

hether it be a constant stream of hangovers, an insurmountable amount of debt or an onslaught of deadlines, university life can sometimes prove challenging. Sensitive to this, King’s College London (KCL) has decided to rid its campus of the most frightful thing a student can face: an old, bearded white man. KCL’s Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience – the biggest of its kind in… → Read More

Turning the yoof into a political weapon

Remoaners only want us to vote in the hope we'll weaken Brexit. → Read More

Where is the 48 per cent?

The vast majority of Remain voters are democrats. → Read More

Mark Regev at SOAS: a victory for free speech

Israelis deserve freedom of expression, like everyone else. → Read More

A mockery of democracy

The Turkish referendum was undemocratic from the start. → Read More

The press isn’t to blame for the slow death of Labour

Conspiratorial Corbynistas blame everyone but themselves. → Read More

Turkey: a dangerous place to dissent

Erdogan’s crackdown on free expression should worry us all. → Read More

If the government is serious about cracking down on "safe spaces", it should begin by looking at the example it sets

The fightback against campus censorship seems to be gaining traction. → Read More

Remainers: skulking off to their echo chambers

Calls for a pro-EU independent London are snobbish and undemocratic. → Read More

Censorship in Catalonia

Catalan politicians are being silenced and criminalised. → Read More

Politicians, please stop sharing your tax returns

We don’t care what you earn; we care what you think and do. → Read More

We can't just blame the Left for student censorship – every side is at it now

If you dare to walk onto a university campus, you better prepare yourself. → Read More

Stoke: the people vs the political class

Jacob Furedi reports from a city in revolt against Westminster politics. → Read More

Blocking Brexit could spell the end for Labour

Labour MPs’ revolt against Brexit highlights their disdain for the demos. → Read More

Let’s kick the state out of free debate

China’s campus clampdown is shocking. But state censorship is a growing problem in the West, too. → Read More

To some, Israel is the new Illuminati

Anti-Israel conspiracy theories are rife in the mainstream media. → Read More

We must defend free speech, even for anti-Semites

The imprisonment of Joshua Bonehill-Paine should worry us all. → Read More

The Lib Dems: neither liberal nor democratic

They've made themselves a party against the people. → Read More