Hugh McManners Blog

We Need to be Beautiful

When an FBI  forensic artist drew portraits of women according to their own descriptions of themselves, and then a second sketch according to the descriptions of another woman they’d met, the differences were incredible...

Sharia Law, Vigilantism and Islamophobia

A court in Sydney has found a group of men accused of administering 40 lashes as a Sharia Law punishment, guilty of assault. In what seems to be a similar attempt to create zones of sharia law within western democracies, Asian...

The Tank is Dead, Long Live the Tank

Thank goodness Britain isn’t wasting time and money building its own “Best of British Tanks” any more. But the UK will of course continue to build tanks, but in a more sensible fashion.