Melanie Phillips

Archive for May 2012

  • 29 May, 2012

    Thank goodness for Michael Gove. In a bravura performance at the Leveson inquiry into press ethics, he got it absolutely right.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 28 May, 2012

    In the wake of the festival of Shavuot, when Jews have been celebrating the giving of the Ten Commandments to Moses on Mount Sinai from where he presented them to the Jewish people camped at its foot, I have been brooding over the fact that Zionism has become a dirty word in Britain and the west.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 24 May, 2012

    The jailing by Pakistan of the doctor who led the CIA to bin Laden’s hideout in Abbottabad is clearly an outrage. The Pakistani doctor, Shakil Afridi who has been thrown into prison for 33 years for treason, should be regarded as a national and global hero for helping run bin Laden finally to earth.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 24 May, 2012

    We can now all see, can’t we, with what fathomless contempt the Obama administration treats the security of America and the west.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 21 May, 2012

    Maybe if the Prime Minister raised his eyes for a moment from playing Fruit Ninja on his iPad, and also paused from adoring at the shrine of the Blessed Barack, he should look behind him and worry.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 15 May, 2012

    On and on it goes, this deranged vendetta against Israel and the Jews that we are not allowed to call by its proper name, on and on with obsessional intensity into ever-more alarming and astonishing bigotry and violence that is even now passing virtually without comment in wider British society.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 14 May, 2012

    Every once in a while, something emerges into the public eye which stops you in your tracks for a much needed reality check.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 13 May, 2012

    The recent elections here and in Europe have left Jews and all who care about freedom and democracy with many reasons for unease.

    Published in: Jewish Chronicle

  • 9 May, 2012

    So now we can see the outcome of the witch-hunt against ‘Islamophobia’. With the conviction yesterday of nine men for organised sexual crimes from rape to sex trafficking, the full horrific details of more than two decades of sexual violence against young, predominantly white girls living in children’s homes in the north of England have been revealed.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 7 May, 2012

    Are girls getting meaner? The headmistress of an independent school certainly thinks so, and she claims that the cause lies in Facebook and celebrity culture.

    Published in: Daily Mail

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About Melanie

Melanie Phillips is a British journalist and author. She is best known for her controversial column about political and social issues which currently appears in the Daily Mail. Awarded the Orwell Prize for journalism in 1996, she is the author of All Must Have Prizes, an acclaimed study of Britain's educational and moral crisis, which provoked the fury of educationists and the delight and relief of parents.

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Books

  • The World Turned Upside Down
  • Londonistan
  • The Ascent of Woman
  • America's Social Revolution

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Melanie Phillips
Daily Mail
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