Theodore Dalrymple

Theodore Dalrymple

Theodore Dalrymple is an author and retired doctor who has written for many publications round the world, including the Spectator (London), the Wall Street Journal (New York) and The Australian (Sydney). He writes a monthly column in New English Review and is contributing editor of the City Journal of New York. His latest book is Admirable Evasions: How Psychology Undermines Morality, Encounter Books.


A Miasma of Untruth

Those who irritate us and give us grounds for righteous indignation are our secret benefac...

Vile Bodies

The Sporting Lie

In my youth, hard though it is for me to recall it now, I was quite good at sport. I c...

Modern Weapons

Nowhere to Hide

People who were charged with a crime in England used to be told by the police that they di...

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