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Instructive antisemitic comparison

By Stephen Pollard, January 29, 2013

Oh dear. I really didn't want to have to write about antisemitism again. Believe me it's not something I ever want to have to discuss. But this past week there have been two instructive episodes.

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Settlements - the view from Jerusalem

By Stephen Pollard, December 3, 2012

I’ve been trying to find out the thinking behind the Israeli government’s announcement that it intends to build a settlement of 3000 units in E1.Speaking to various Israeli government sources, here’s my take.

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You work harder as civil servants take summer off (Express)

By Stephen Pollard, May 16, 2012

My Express column on the civil service's 7 week 'work from home' wheeze this summer is here.

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Only a fantasist could believe in the euro now (Express)

By Stephen Pollard, May 8, 2012

My Express column on the euro, Hollande and Greece, is here.

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The Guardian backs down

By Stephen Pollard, April 23, 2012

I've just heard that the Guardian has agreed to post a correction to their diary story.

Having libelled me by implying that I lied to their reporter, they now accept they got it wrong and are about to post this:

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The Guardian's libel of me

By Stephen Pollard, April 23, 2012

UPDATE:

I've just heard from the Guardian at last that they accept the need for a clarification and will be posting this:

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Put Abu Qatada on a plane and quit the ECHR (Express)

By Stephen Pollard, April 20, 2012

My Express column on the latest Abu Qatada developments is here.

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Theatre of rudeness (Spectator)

By Stephen Pollard, March 23, 2012

I've just realised that my Spectator piece about BO - yes, indeed - is now out from behind the paywall. It's here.

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The Americans do not regard us as special any more (Express)

By Stephen Pollard, March 14, 2012

My latest Express column, on the Prime Minister's US visit. It's here.

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For once, Richard Dawkins is lost for words (Telegraph)

By Stephen Pollard, February 15, 2012

I have a column in today's Telegraph on atheism. It's here.

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Abu Qatada's threat to national security (Express)

By Stephen Pollard, February 7, 2012

My Express column on the outrageous decision to release Abu Qatada from prison is here.

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'Yet another farce from the hated Human Rights Act' (Express)

By Stephen Pollard, January 13, 2012

I have a piece in today's Express on the law suit brought against the government by Cait Reilly. It's here.

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