Group photo of 25 British constables in uniform from 1890

Do We Need the Police?

David Canter considers whether ‘all-purpose’ police forces a no longer fit for purpose.

1 week ago
quartet in face masks

Face Masks and COVID – A Failed Technology

A model is only as good as its underlying simplifying assumptions and data, notes Robert Dingwall, and in the case of testing the effectiveness of face masks to combat the spread of COVID those data are, he argues, at best fragile.

1 month ago