British politics

25 April 2015

Kick the cops out of the election campaign

The investigation of Jim Wells is the behaviour of a police state.

23 April 2015

The black hole where the election ought to be

The UK election is a sham. It’s time for a whole new politics.

23 April 2015

‘Labour is now a corporate middle‑class party’

Ella Whelan talks to Nigel Farage and Will Scobie in Thanet.

22 April 2015

The truth about the SNP surge

Sturgeon is the beneficiary of the collapse of traditional politics.

20 April 2015

They’re all guilty of witch-hunting tabloid hacks

The crusade against tabloid journalism spreads far wider than the bungling CPS.

18 April 2015

Hopkins Hate and the inhumanity of political correctness

The latest Twitterfury with Katie Hopkins exposes the ugliness of PC.

16 April 2015

The secret to winning the yoof vote? Big ideas

Young people want some vision, not pity-me politics.

16 April 2015

Why the political class *hearts* Joey Essex

Party leaders have mistaken a reality-TV star for the electorate.

15 April 2015

The Tories’ great third‑sector sell‑off

Selling off housing-association homes further erodes the social spirit.