British politics

27 May 2015

After the election: beware the politics of generationalism

Why Boomer-blaming is a very bad idea.

26 May 2015

Labour and the EU: still dodging democracy

There’s something sinister in Labour’s about-face on a referendum.

21 May 2015

The left: from solidarity to pity

Lefties no longer struggle with the people – they feel sorry for them.

21 May 2015

Who needs the Labour Party now?

It lost its ‘voice of organised labour’ long ago, and has found no other.

20 May 2015

HRA: giving democracy a hammering

Tory plans to replace the HRA will only reinforce judicial tyranny.

Human rights: taking liberties, not protecting them

The Human Rights Act has set back the fight for freedom.

19 May 2015

No, Cameron, you can never have ‘too much’ tolerance

The PM, like so many others, doesn't get how important tolerance is.

The Guardian exposes Prince Charles as a Guardianista!

What a fantastic irony: his letters to ministers show how very Guardian he is.

13 May 2015

Anti-terror: the perversion of tolerance

Cameron’s crackdown on extremists will destroy freedom, not protect it.

11 May 2015

Labour’s loss has been UKIP’s gain

The election confirmed the UK’s purple-tinted political shift.