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Why No. 10 should be polling ‘culture war’ issues

6 September 2019 10:58

Notwithstanding this week’s excitement, millions of Brits are fed up discussing Brexit, Brexit and nothing but Brexit. They want to…

Watch: Emily Thornberry’s Brexit confusion

6 September 2019 10:46

As the Labour party currently decides whether it wants to fight a general election, many observers are still trying to…

Will Boris Johnson be impeached?

6 September 2019 8:26

A conspicuously rattled and tired Boris Johnson – flanked surreally by the police in Wakefield – said yesterday he would…

Parliament wants to destroy the UK’s negotiating position

5 September 2019 16:11

For onlookers it is astonishing to see the British establishment, commentators and a majority of MPs try to scuttle the…

Jo Johnson takes inspiration from the Milibands

5 September 2019 15:01

Boris Johnson was dealt a bitter blow this morning. Not only did the Prime Minister suffer his first ministerial resignation,…

What happened to the Conservative Party?

5 September 2019 12:06

So now we know. There is no point in denying it and no advantage in wishing away plainly observable reality.…

Luciana Berger joins the Lib Dems

5 September 2019 12:00

The former Labour MP Luciana Berger has announced today that she is no longer an independent in parliament and has…

Boris Johnson suffers his first resignation from around the Cabinet table – from his brother

5 September 2019 11:45

Boris Johnson has suffered his first resignation from around the Cabinet table – and it’s from his brother Jo. Jo…

Extremists have taken over the two main parties

5 September 2019 10:29

Both main British parties are now characterised by intolerance of dissent, leader worship and racism. You can take a historical…

Theresa May’s Brexit deal is accidentally revived

4 September 2019 19:44

As an illustration of how chaotic things are in Parliament right now, the Commons has just accidentally revived Theresa May’s…

The decisive battle over the date of the next election

4 September 2019 17:58

With MPs arguing and agonising about when the general election should be, we may have hit peak parliamentary insanity. The…

Oodles of synthetic outrage at Boris’s PMQs debut

4 September 2019 15:57

That was fun. Boris Johnson’s debut at PMQs had a bit of everything. Comedy, passion, swearing, name-calling, and oodles of…

Sajid Javid’s free-spending spending review

4 September 2019 14:36

Close your eyes, and you could have been listening to Gordon Brown in his pomp. Seven billion for schools. Six…

Boris Johnson’s confusing election stance

4 September 2019 13:54

Does Boris Johnson want an election or does he not want an election? He managed to make both claims this…

The 50 times Jeremy Corbyn has called for an election this year

4 September 2019 13:25

Jeremy Corbyn backtracked on one of his core political messages yesterday, when he told Boris Johnson that he no longer…

Why Boris Johnson should pack the House of Lords

4 September 2019 10:48

What should the next steps be in the battle between Parliament and the people? First, Boris should appoint about 500…

Corbyn, not Boris, was the real loser on Tuesday

4 September 2019 10:45

The Remainers are celebrating after Tuesday night’s defeat of the government and writing Boris off as a busted flush. ‘Johnson’s…

Will Jeremy Corbyn keep Boris Johnson dangling?

4 September 2019 8:55

Jeremy Corbyn is now in charge – even though he isn’t prime minister. And he faces the most important judgement…

The political naivety of the Brexit court cases

4 September 2019 7:22

In a week where Remain MPs have been trying to foist an extension of the Article 50 period onto Boris…

Full list: the Tory MPs who rebelled against Boris Johnson

3 September 2019 22:27

Rebels against the government have succeeded in their first step of stopping a no-deal Brexit this evening, as MPs voted…