Spring Budget: our strong, yet vulnerable economy

The words "strong economy" seem pivotal to every sentence that is uttered by a Conservative party representative, and the phrase appears at every Prime...

Theresa May’s Brexit Chequemate – is she criminally inept or just plain stupid?

Theresa May staked her reputation on her Chequers Brexit deal - but it was never going to work, it crossed the red lines the...

Theresa May’s contempt for the public is deplorable

Strong and stable, stable and strong - whichever way around you say it, and despite the fact she must drop it into every sentence...

Jeremy Corbyn has won a victory for democracy

For the media, Jeremy Corbyn's failure was pre-scripted, a forgone conclusion. They have a firm grip on the power to shape public opinion in...

Could another Rickman or Bowie emerge in modern society?

Both Alan Rickman and David Bowie died recently, taken from us by cancer, both aged 69: but that was not the only thing they...

The rising torrent of hate that killed Jo Cox

It has been a few days now since the death of Jo Cox, the MP murdered whilst holding a surgery in her constituency. The...

Jo Cox: The murder of an MP

The death of MP at the hands of a man alleged to have been shouting "Britain First" while going about her Leeds constituency business has...

Syria: We must now watch history repeat itself

So here we are again, at war, engaged in military action. Britain as a nation, indeed humanity itself, is inherently better at war than it...
Climate Change, Hurricane Irma

Now is precisely the time to talk about Climate Change

US environmental chief Scott Pruitt has said that now is not the time for discussion about climate change, and a senior Tory has said it is "inhuman"...

Brexit: The great deception of the masses.

I predicted it would happen in our 2016 predictions article: yet the shock still hit me the morning I woke up to the news -...