British politics

British politics

1 July 2005

It’s too easy for everybody to love Live 8

Is this a political protest for Africa, or a charity for the benefit of the British elite?

1 July 2005

570,000 ‘illegal immigrants’: so what?

Britain is coping just fine with its new arrivals, and could take more still.

15 July 2003

Badging the British

The UK government hopes ID cards will give the nation an identity.

11 July 2003

It’s the authority crisis, stupid

And it's doing more damage than WMD.

1 July 2003

Seize the day, save the vermin

What made foxhunting into a 'totemic' issue for the Labour backbenches?