Alexander Chancellor

Alexander Chancellor is a columnist for the Guardian.

Fighting Words
Dec. 16 2011 1:18 AMBrilliant ContrarianismA delightful spat between Hitchens and Conrad Black, who owned the magazine he worked for.
The Breakfast Table
March 7 2002 1:26 PMTony Blair's Charmed Life
The Breakfast Table
March 5 2002 3:43 PMA Breathtaking Remark
The Breakfast Table
March 4 2002 12:26 PMEradicating Poverty in the Homelands of Terrorism: Not a Guarantee of Safety
Slate Uk
Feb. 28 2002 2:21 PMOn Walton Street
Slate Uk
Feb. 26 2002 2:32 PMImitating the Oscars
Slate Uk
Feb. 1 2002 3:37 PMSafety First
Slate Uk
Jan. 30 2002 3:34 PMA National Portrait
Slate Uk
Jan. 28 2002 2:31 PMKindness to Animals
International Papers
May 12 2000 3:00 AMFear of Dubya
International Papers
May 5 2000 3:00 AMThe Euro in Free Fall 
International Papers
April 28 2000 3:00 AMIssues of Law and Order
International Papers
April 18 2000 3:00 AMThe Welcome Crash
International Papers
April 10 2000 11:30 PMThe Blair Baby Project
International Papers
April 4 2000 3:00 AMThe Trials of Gulliver 
March 31 2004 3:37 PMAlistair CookeAmerica's pet Brit, Britain's favorite American.
The Breakfast Table
March 6 2002 11:42 AMA Ridiculous Reward
The Breakfast Table
March 5 2002 10:44 AMMean, Treacherous, Cowardly
Slate Uk
March 1 2002 1:30 PMThe Good Prince
Slate Uk
Feb. 27 2002 2:45 PMClass Meltdown
Slate Uk
Feb. 25 2002 2:09 PMMore Graves Dug
Slate Uk
Jan. 31 2002 3:09 PMParty Time
Slate Uk
Jan. 29 2002 5:03 PMClub Rules
International Papers
May 18 2000 11:30 PMThe Lure of the Dreaming Spires
International Papers
May 8 2000 11:30 PMWar of Words 
International Papers
May 2 2000 3:00 AMGuerrilla Gardening
International Papers
April 21 2000 3:00 AMGloom Over Zimbabwe
International Papers
April 14 2000 3:00 AMHistorians at War
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April 7 2000 3:00 AMMandela Accuses the United States of Racism 
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March 3 2000 3:30 AMUncle Vladimir's Cabin 




Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

Where Ebola Lives Between Outbreaks

Gunman Killed Inside Canadian Parliament; Soldier Shot at National Monument Dies

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Paul Farmer: Up to 90 Percent of Ebola Patients Should Survive

Is he right?


“I’m Not a Scientist” Is No Excuse

Politicians brag about their ignorance while making ignorant decisions.


The Right to Run

If you can vote, you should be able to run for public office—any office.

In Praise of 13th Grade: Why a Fifth Year of High School Is a Great Idea 

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 22 2014 6:30 PM The Tragedies That Have Shaped Canada's Gun Politics
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
Gentleman Scholar
Oct. 22 2014 5:54 PM May I Offer to Sharpen My Friends’ Knives? Or would that be rude?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 22 2014 4:27 PM Three Ways Your Text Messages Change After You Get Married
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2014 4:10 PM Skinny Mark Wahlberg Goes for an Oscar: The First Trailer for The Gambler
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 2:42 PM Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.