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British politics

3 June 2017

Birmingham: the Tory surge that wasn’t

Ieuan Joy finds voters put off by May’s downbeat, Brexit-lite campaign.

2 June 2017

The myth of ‘caring liberals’

Progressive politics is now about feeling good, not doing good.

1 June 2017

Where’s the free speech party?

While the Tories plan to police the web, Labour wants to abolish press freedom.

31 May 2017

‘If there was a second referendum, I’d vote Leave again’

Jacob Furedi reports from Wells, a Leave-voting Lib Dem target seat.

30 May 2017

The myth of Mayism

The PM’s strange popularity is down to one thing: Brexit.

Corbyn and the IRA: an infantile scandal

This gotcha moralism is childish, irritating and historically illiterate.

22 May 2017

UKIP is dead, long live UKIP

Why the pro-EU establishment desperately needs to revive the spectre of Farage.

19 May 2017

Vote for democracy

Why spiked is getting stuck in to the General Election.