Good sense on the special pleading coming from Bali by the less developed nations. No, you shouldn't get special treatment for your CO2 emissions.

Netsmith knows less about Rawls than he ought to: but is the fact that people play the lottery a refutation of the "Veil of Ignorance" argument? 

Ian Dale's new political magazine: there might be something interesting to this business model you know? 

We haven't been able to stop the absurdity of the European Parliament decamping to Strasbourg every month on cost or rationality grounds: perhaps we can on environmental

This may well be true but the last line tells us why it might not be useful

Harriet Harman's ideas on paying for sex are clearly bonkers: but are they also discriminatory

And finally, not something you ever expected to see written: fun Venn Diagrams