Melanie Phillips

Archive for July 2011

  • 26 July, 2011

    In the wake of the Norway atrocity and the reaction it has generated, I have been thinking some more about hatred, fanaticism and moral confusion.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 26 July, 2011

    At long last, Israel’s government is showing signs that it has finally understood that it needs to address head-on the lie at the heart of the demonisation and delegitimisation campaign being waged against it.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 26 July, 2011

    What a deeply sad waste of a young and talented life. The sudden death of the singer Amy Winehouse, whose body was found at the weekend at her London home, has appalled even those who know little of her music.

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 25 July, 2011

    A concerned reader has sent me a post by Sunny Hundal on the Liberal Conspiracy blog. Hundal brings us what he clearly considers to be the most important news about the Norwegian atrocity.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 21 July, 2011

    The government has responded like a scalded cat to the suggestion made by Paul Goodman on Conservative Home, discussed in my earlier post here, that it intends to recognise polygamous sharia marriages.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 21 July, 2011

    Whooaa! Is Britain finally about to go over the cliff into official Islamisation?

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 20 July, 2011

    I am open-mouthed. The BBC Trust is recommending that its journalists ditch balance for propaganda.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 19 July, 2011

    Tory MPs have been miserably wondering aloud why David Cameron has not launched a counter-offensive in the hacking scandal which places Labour firmly in the dock. The answer is simple.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 19 July, 2011

    The British political and media class has been hysterical with excitement over the arraignment today of the Murdochs, father and son, along with Rebekah Brooks before the Commons Culture Media and Sport Select Committee, a hearing which is now under way (although temporarily suspended a few moments ago after a man tried to attack Rupert Murdoch).

    Published in: Melanie's blog

  • 18 July, 2011

    This is what passes for reasoned discourse by a Labour MP.

    Published in: Melanie's blog

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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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