Melanie Phillips

Melanie Phillips
Melanie Phillips is a British journalist, author and broadcaster. Her work is essential for all who care about creating a more rational, fair and compassionate world. Follow her journey wherever the evidence leads.
Created 04 Aug 2020
  • What lies beneath the progressives' favourite cause
    15 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Grand Mufti ofJerusalem, Haj Amin al Husseini, meets Hitler, November 28 1941; German federal archives Michael Oren, Israel’s former ambassador to the United States who is now a candidate to head the ...
  • Sally Rooney’s very ugly world
    12 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Documentary, 2017: Irish Solidarity with Palestine The best-selling novelist, Sally Rooney, has refused to have her new novel, Beautiful World, Where Are You? published in Hebrew. She told Modan, the ...
  • The Iran nightmare
    12 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Iran missile attack on US forces in Iraq, January 2020 As I have observed many times, when it comes to Iran the Biden administration is seriously out to lunch. It’s really hard to believe that it coul...
  • Far from an act of piety
    10 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    Proposed Holocaust memorial, Victoria Tower Gardens Campaigners against the proposed Holocaust memorial and “learning centre”, which is to be built in Victoria Tower Gardens next to the Houses of Parl...
  • Europe's deadly hypocrisy
    08 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Massacre of Jews; woodcut, 1493 The European Commission released on Tuesday its first official strategy on fighting antisemitism and promoting Jewish life. The programme is intended to prevent antisem...
  • Our greenwashed cognitive emergency
    08 Oct 2021 • 8 min read
    Boris Johnson embraces wind power At the very moment that Britain’s prime minister was indulging himself with his callow vaudeville act at the Conservative party conference, gas prices were going thro...
  • An alternative moral universe
    08 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Image posted by anti-Terrf Sussex on their Instagram account Yet another academic has fallen victim to the transgender witch-hunt. This latest victim is Kathleen Stock, a professor of philosophy at Su...
  • Another lovely review of my novel
    03 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Another lovely review of my 2018 novel, The Legacy, has been written by Jonathan Hoffman. I am most grateful. It can be found here on his blog, and I also reproduce it below. Jonathan Hoffman’s review...
  • The false accusation of "Israel apartheid"
    01 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Sign at University of California, Irvine, 2010; credit: AMCHA Initiative The campaign to demonise and delegitimise Israel has recently moved into a higher gear with the increased use of one particular...
  • The ongoing nakba of Britain’s Labour party
    29 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    Lisa Nandy and Sir Keir Starmer, Labour party election hustings 2020 At its annual conference in Brighton, the Labour party has been patting itself on the back for apparently having now satisfactorily...
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