David Frum expresses the dismay of an upright North American conservative at the triumph of Trump.
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Robert Tombs asked at yesterday evening’s meeting if Tony Blair, Ken Clarke and Peter Mandelson really want us to enter a United States of Europe.
The Prime Minister told one good joke and then bored her way to victory.
At the Kimblewick Hunt in the Chilterns, they can see that now is not the time to try to reverse it.
The Law and Justice Party has sought to foment a poisonous dynamic which could do great harm to relations with Poland’s Jews.
Taxpayers’ money has sapped the independence, and the moral responsibility, of our great charities.
Afua Hirsch recounts her inability, as a person of mixed race, to feel she truly belongs in either Britain or Ghana.
There is danger now in Germany of a weak, centrist government – with extremists flourishing on both sides
Merkel has appalled her own followers by making sweeping concessions to the Social Democrats.
Bonar Law’s words in 1922 apply to the present leader: “The party elects a leader, and that leader chooses the policy, and if the party does not like it, they have to get another leader.”
Thornberry, standing in for Corbyn, spoke still more forcefully than he does for Islington.
And the Republicans have forgotten how to stop a demagogue from becoming their presidential candidate.
The EU bureaucracy, with its supranational claims, is a godsend to him. But he is more pragmatic than he looks. He does not want a Hungary without allies.
The Prime Minister’s failure to talk about the dependence of the NHS on the economy is bizarre.
Sir Desmond Swayne stayed awake, and was greeted with a roar of appreciation.
His memoir describes the travails of a non-Cameroon during the Coalition and under Conservative majority government.