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Why Boris could end up willing the Brexit party on

11 November 2019 19:02

Nigel Farage says his decision not to run in Tory-held seats, but to contest Labour ones, eliminates the risk that…

Only one thing is certain in this general election

11 November 2019 16:26

No one has much certainty about what sort of government we will end up with after this election. Even when…

Nigel Farage has given Tories the perfect campaign message

11 November 2019 15:33

It would obviously have been better for the Tories if Nigel Farage had announced that the Brexit party was standing…

The failed attempt to silence the sex trade survivor Rachel Moran

11 November 2019 15:19

When the sex trade survivor Rachel Moran published her memoir, Paid For: My Journey through Prostitution, she knew not everybody…

Nigel Farage’s Brexit party u-turn still isn’t enough

11 November 2019 13:20

Nigel Farage says his party will stand aside in all 317 seats the Tories won in 2017. This drastic u-turn in…

Today is the day that Project Fear died

11 November 2019 12:43

We were about to crash out of the EU without a deal. The political system was in deadlock. Businesses were…

Sunday shows round-up: Sajid Javid – Labour’s spending plans ‘absolutely reckless’

10 November 2019 13:39

Andrew Marr was joined this morning by the Chancellor of the Exchequer. The Conservatives have published a document which they…

Dear Nigel: Don’t become the man who reversed the referendum result

10 November 2019 7:45

Dear Nigel Believe it or not, I’ve been your defender. I’ve often told Americans,  ‘Sure, he comes across as a…

Boris Johnson is repeating Churchill’s campaign mistake

10 November 2019 7:00

In one of Boris Johnson’s opening salvoes of the 2019 campaign he said of Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour party: ‘they detest…

Winning the online war after the fall of Isis

9 November 2019 11:26

Home Secretary Priti Patel downgraded our national terrorism threat assessment last week from ‘severe’, where it has sat for the…

Can the Welsh Tories recover from their disastrous campaign launch?

9 November 2019 8:30

Wales has not been the source of good electoral tidings for the Conservatives for a very long time. The party…

Have we learned anything from the fall of the Berlin Wall?

9 November 2019 7:15

Thirty years on from the fall of the Berlin Wall, socialism is back in fashion. The anniversary is a good…

Should rabbis dabble in politics?

8 November 2019 17:43

Should rabbis dabble in politics? Should they use their influence to persuade their congregation to follow a certain political path?…

Poppy-wearing politicians must do more to help war heroes

8 November 2019 14:35

It will be a sight for sore eyes on Sunday when leaders of the two main parties lay their wreaths…

Is a vote for the SNP really a vote for prime minister Corbyn?

8 November 2019 13:29

Nicola Sturgeon says she wants to form a “progressive alliance” after the election to evict Boris Johnson from 10 Downing…

Putin benefits from the refusal to publish the Russian meddling report

8 November 2019 12:59

It should be a national scandal, but it isn’t. Downing Street’s decision not to release the intelligence and security committee’s…

John McDonnell’s big offer to northern voters

7 November 2019 21:11

The two most important speeches to date of the election campaign have been made by the Chancellor and Shadow Chancellor,…

Listen: Labour candidate’s agonising interview

7 November 2019 16:45

When it was revealed this week that the Labour parliamentary candidate in Coventry South, Zarah Sultana, had previously said she…

Sally Gimson’s deselection and the battle for Labour’s soul

7 November 2019 12:51

Anyone who doubts that the far left is more interested in winning the faction fight within the Labour party than…

Will former Labour MPs help the Tories break the ‘red wall’?

7 November 2019 12:19

Will former Labour MPs help the Tories break the red wall? A key plank of the Tory path to a majority…