Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan’s mixed messages on photo ID

15 October 2019 14:40

Sadiq Khan’s verdict was clear on plans to make voters show ID before casting their ballots: ‘This is voter suppression’,…

Does Sadiq Khan think Brexit means cancelling Christmas?

10 August 2019 8:31

‘I’ve heard he’s a great guy, this mayor,’ shouted Sadiq Khan to no one in particular as he arrived in…

Sadiq Khan is wrong about austerity and knife crime

16 July 2019 17:10

There is something really ugly in Sadiq Khan’s description of stabbings in London as the ‘human cost of austerity’. What’s…

Sadiq Khan is wrong about rent control

28 January 2019 12:56

Rent control would worsen London’s housing crisis while hurting the poor, immigrants, and minorities. Yet Sadiq Khan wants to make it the…

Admit it, Trump is right about Sadiq Khan

13 July 2018 12:47

I’m sorry to say this, but Donald Trump really doesn’t think much about Britain at all. He may have some…

Sadiq Khan’s Brexit stance isn’t ‘brave’

4 June 2018 15:23

It’s always good to remind Sadiq Khan that Brexit is more popular in London than he is. Khan loves to…

Sadiq Khan goes to war on junk food. What about knife crime?

11 May 2018 14:08

Sadiq Khan has been busy. But the mayor of London isn’t snowed under trying to deal with the capital’s knife…

London shows that the more voters get to know Corbyn, the less they like him

4 May 2018 12:10

It was always possible, I wrote a month ago, that the London elections would show voters baulking for the first…

Sunday shows round-up: Brandon Lewis – Rudd did not set targets for deportation

29 April 2018 17:02

The fallout of the Windrush scandal has continued from the previous week, with Home Secretary Amber Rudd still in the…

Sadiq Khan takes a swipe at Labour’s Great Leader

21 March 2018 7:25

Well, this is going well. Last night Jeremy Corbyn’s control of the Labour party grew even stronger with the appointment…

Sunday political interviews round-up: Khan bashes Boris

12 November 2017 16:01

It is Remembrance Sunday, and the party leaders put their politics aside this morning as they gathered around the Cenotaph…

Transport for London advertising: No to naked backs, yes to Russia Today

31 October 2017 14:02

Oh dear. Earlier this month there was a furore when it was revealed that a tights advert featuring a picture of…

Sadiq Khan’s ‘T-charge’ is another bung for the car industry

23 October 2017 15:11

As an object lesson in how the process of regulation is hijacked by rich and powerful interests, today’s introduction of…

We need to start telling the image censors to back off

13 October 2017 11:14

Almost two and a half years ago, feminists called on Transport for London to remove adverts of a scantily-clad Australian…

Disruptive companies like Uber are the lifeblood of the free market

29 September 2017 13:56

It has long been my understanding that innovative business entrants are the very lifeblood of our free market society. In…

Sadiq Khan discovers his inner Corbynista

25 September 2017 17:42

When Sadiq Khan spoke at last year’s Labour conference, his speech was deemed hostile to Jeremy Corbyn. Fresh from victory in the…

Sadiq Khan’s Labour conference speech, full text

25 September 2017 15:40

Conference, it’s great to be back in Labour Brighton. And it’s great to see our Labour Party so fired up…

The Beast of Bolsover takes centre stage at conference

25 September 2017 12:35

Sadiq Khan had to fight for his speaking slot at this year’s Labour’s conference. But while it was apparently difficult…

Sadiq Khan speaks

25 September 2017 8:08

This year’s Labour party conference line-up has been as much about who’s not speaking than who is. After Sadiq Khan was…

Labour conference rows over letting Sadiq Khan speak

24 September 2017 12:23

When Sadiq Khan took to the stage at Labour’s conference last year, his none-too-subtle message to Jeremy Corbyn was a…