Karen Bradley

Why Karen Bradley is, for the next few days, the most important person in the government

12 May 2018 10:40

In the Brexit inner Cabinet meeting last week, it was clear that Theresa May’s main objection to ‘max fac’, the…

Karen Bradley gets on the wrong side of the DUP

18 January 2018 13:14

Oh dear. Although Karen Bradley has only been in her new job as Secretary of State for Northern Ireland for just…

Watch: Karen Bradley refuses to answer question over armed police numbers

5 June 2017 8:21

Theresa May is under pressure over cuts to armed police in the wake of the London attack. This morning, Culture…

There’s one day left to help defend press freedom

9 January 2017 17:36

Think of the scandals of the last two decades; think of who exposed them. That’s why we need to protect…

Competition: write a response to the government’s ‘consultation’ on press freedom

20 December 2016 14:00

Since my blog about the new threat to press freedom yesterday, and the notorious Section 40 being consulted on by the…

Labour goes to war with the government on press regulation

1 November 2016 17:14

Today in Parliament, press regulation was top of the agenda. The government secured a Commons victory overturning a Lords amendment…

The crusade against FGM is out of control

20 July 2015 14:47

Imagine if a Ukip politician wrote about being on an aeroplane that was ‘heaving’ with black people. Imagine if he described…