Rupert Myers

Sansa Stark, star of Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones has always been a vacuous banquet of sex and violence. Why are people suddenly outraged by it?

20 May 2015 16:27

If you’ve never watched Game of Thrones, it is a twee fantasy show in which men and women discuss politics at length, dance…

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The trailer for the new Star Wars film suggests it could be the best yet

17 April 2015 16:30

If the Fast & Furious team made Casablanca 2 (‘Morocco Drift’) it would be a more artistically credible, better acted,…

The Newark by-election has support that less winnable seats will never see next year (Photo: Rupert Myers)

Notes from a Tory foot soldier in Newark

4 June 2014 11:57

Newark has become a destination for Conservative campaigners demoralised by the local & European results. Around this Nottinghamshire market town…

Nauru is a source of shame for Australia and the Commonwealth. (TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

David Cameron should confront Australia over Nauru asylum detention centre

11 November 2013 16:38

Walking a lap of the North Pacific island of Nauru would take you three and a half hours. One kilometre…

Boris

The Conservatives should raise the minimum wage

10 March 2013 20:33

How do the Conservatives continue to tackle the deficit, grow the economy, and persuade voters that they are – as…

Women may have the vote, but that doesn't mean our society is equal. Image: Getty

International Women’s Day is a bit silly

8 March 2013 14:43

The British do not do seven day mourning the way many Venezuelans are for Hugo Chavez, neither – as a…

Tories campaigning in Eastleigh

‘We called quite a few dead people’: How the Tories’ lack of data let them down in Eastleigh

2 March 2013 15:54

At 9.15pm, with 45 minutes until polls closed in the Eastleigh by-election, the ‘get out the vote’ telephone operation at…

London Luxury Homes As Property Becomes Haven

There’s no right to live in Chelsea

20 August 2012 19:08

Your local council owns prime real estate and could sell it to build new social houses. Housing Minister Grant Shapps…