Politics
Politics
28 August 2003

Anti-war before the law

As the prime minister turns up to testify, what are the protesters shouting about?

26 August 2003

Out-of-control freaks

What the Hutton Inquiry does and doesn't tell us about New Labour.

26 August 2003

Hutton's 'transparency' is a threat to democracy

Should the government be judged according to its actions in the public arena, or on the contents of its gossipy internal emails?

22 August 2003

The UN - just there to help?

The Baghdad terrorist attack led to a remarkable rewriting of the history of the UN's role in Iraq.

22 August 2003

Hiding behind Hutton

Having abandoned democracy and debate, Blair's critics hope that a law lord will fight their battles for them.

19 August 2003

Who's sabotaging Iraq?

Why attacks on oil and water supplies have struck fear into the heart of the coalition.

13 August 2003

David Kelly - what can you say?

The Hutton Inquiry is exhibiting the stifling effects of emotional correctness.

8 August 2003

Why should we trust leaders who believe in nothing?

Today's degraded excuse for politics only exacerbates cynicism and mistrust.

5 August 2003

Dumb intelligence, dumber strategy

The disgrace of US intelligence in the WMD saga should spell the demise of Bush's pre-emptive strategy.

5 August 2003

Sitting in judgement on democracy

The Hutton Inquiry into the suicide of Dr David Kelly should be thrown out of court.