Melanie Phillips

Archive for May 2011

  • 31 May, 2011


    Two things are due to happen in Gaza in June.

    The first is that a second shopping mall is due to open.

    Published in: Spectator

  • 30 May, 2011


    The Times
    (£) says that David Cameron’s decision to step down from being a patron of the Jewish National Fund shows the British government is becoming cool on Israel.

    You don’t

    Published in: Spectator

  • 30 May, 2011

    David Cameron is clearly experiencing an unwelcome initiation into what might be dubbed the iceberg school of politics.

    You’re steaming confidently along at the bridge of the good ship HMS Government when all of a sudden — wallop! 

    You’ve hit an iceber

    Published in: Daily Mail

  • 28 May, 2011


    In a particularly authoritative analysis, Charles Krauthammer identifies the extent of the threat posed by Obama to Israel’s interests  in his ‘1967 lines&rsquo

    Published in: Spectator

  • 26 May, 2011

    On Tuesday evening, I went to the first night of Richard Bean’s new play at London’s National Theatre, One Man, Two Guvnors. It fully deserves the rave reviews it has received (see here, &

    Published in: Spectator

  • 26 May, 2011

    The brazenness of the lie just makes you gasp.

    Obama’s attempted ambush of Israel over the ‘1967 lines’ has been boomeranging in all kinds of ways, including in Israel itself.

    Published in: Spectator

  • 26 May, 2011

    The profound illiberalism of the British so-called liberal has been on egregious display over the past day. The British government has a new advisory panel on sexual health, replacing its old Independent Advisory Group on the issue.

    Published in: Spectator

  • 24 May, 2011

    Apparently the British government is shocked – shocked! – that the European Union’s foreign service is attempting to usurp the role and authority of British diplomats.

    Fancy!

    T

    Published in: Spectator

  • 23 May, 2011

    The splendid Daniel Greenfield, aka Sultan Knish, has penned a savage satire, ‘Three cheers for Terroristine’, on the madness through which we are living:

    Why do we need

    Published in: Spectator

  • 23 May, 2011


    In these terrible times when western elites are dominated by the fellow-travellers of Islamo-fascism and genocidal Judeophobia, it is very important to realise that there are also some outstandingly decent, courageous and rational individuals who are putting their heads above the parapet and speaking up for Israel

    Published in: Spectator

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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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