Note to Zadie Smith: the Left can be just as nasty as the Right

Zadie Smith’s point is a good one. Left and Right should make more of an effort to meet Though I can’t say for sure, I suspect that the unsmiling novelist Zadie Smith may be more Left-wing than Right. This suspicion is prompted by something she said the other day: “I would love to meet a nice, reasonable, intelligent Conservative who’s a lovely person, but where are they?” Has she not heard of Matthew Parris? That is what he is for. As a matter of urgency the man must be rushed, Read more [...]