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British politics

11 January 2017

Gender quotas are an insult to women

Stop offering women a patronising leg-up into politics.

11 January 2017

University isn’t about ‘satisfaction’

Academics should teach students – not look after them.

11 January 2017

Turning neighbour against neighbour

Anti-social-behaviour policies are breaking down community bonds.

11 January 2017

Fracking is the future

We need to remake the case for progress and plenty.

6 January 2017

The narcissism of foreign aid

It's now entirely about making Westerners feel good.

26 December 2016

2016: a war of words against the people

The anti-populist rhetoric of the elite is now off the scale.

23 December 2016

The return of the people

2016 proved that the fight for democracy is only just beginning.

22 December 2016

Let’s stand by the Christmas strikers

The right to strike is meaningless unless people exercise it.

19 December 2016

I pledge allegiance to… what, exactly?

An oath to ‘British values’ is useless when no one knows what those values are.

16 December 2016

From Sweden to Cuba: stop looking for utopias

Fantasising about perfect foreign countries is a way of dodging real debate.