Toby Young

toby young

Toby Young is the author of How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2001) and The Sound of No Hands Clapping (2006). His personal website is He is the co-founder of the West London Free School and has just written an ebook called How to Set Up a Free School.

Taken from Telegraph Blogs: Toby Young

Submitted posts

How did England’s cities become engulfed in a Lord of the Flies nightmare? Moral relativism is to blame, not gang culture

Welcome to the fight, Professor Grayling

Replying to Zadie Smith on the Today programme

Should private schools be abolished?

The West London Free School has crossed the Rubicon

Mumsnet isn’t representative of the ‘squeezed middle’. It’s just a bunch of Guardian-reading, laptop-wielding harpies

When it comes to social mobility, I agree with Nick

It’s not just the Labour Party – the Left is in meltdown all over Europe

New Statesman’s political editor is wrong about the debt crisis

Fisking Johann Hari’s ‘apology’ in today’s Independent

Other links

Toby Young on Twitter