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British politics

17 January 2017

Two cheers for Theresa May

The fury over her speech is really a fury with democracy.

16 January 2017

For Hunt, the party’s over

But the Corbynistas are as aloof as the 'Blairites'.

16 January 2017

A pro-EU strike? Good luck with that...

AC Grayling's latest anti-Brexit idea underlines how cynical elite Remainers have become.

13 January 2017

We’re all haters now

If a middle-of-the-road speech now counts as a ‘hate incident’, we’re all screwed.

11 January 2017

Gender quotas are an insult to women

Stop offering women a patronising leg-up into politics.

11 January 2017

University isn’t about ‘satisfaction’

Academics should teach students – not look after them.

11 January 2017

Turning neighbour against neighbour

Anti-social-behaviour policies are breaking down community bonds.

11 January 2017

Fracking is the future

We need to remake the case for progress and plenty.

6 January 2017

The narcissism of foreign aid

It's now entirely about making Westerners feel good.

26 December 2016

2016: a war of words against the people

The anti-populist rhetoric of the elite is now off the scale.