The EU’s own court would not be an appropriate arbiter for a post-Brexit agreement. And the existence of the EFTA court shows another way is possible.
Posts by Mark Wallace
Mark Wallace has been ConservativeHome's Executive Editor since May 2013. He has previously worked as Campaign Director for the TaxPayers' Alliance, Head of Media Relations for the Institute of Directors and as a communications consultant to various major UK companies.Follow @
The famous four-year ban on benefits was watered down to homeopathic proportions during the EU negotiation. Leaving will allow for the real thing.
If we aren’t willing to honestly apply the same rules to ourselves as to our opponents, everyone loses out
If you criticise Trump’s Charlotteville generalisations while defending the same tactics from Corbyn, you’re making our politics worse.
The employment and unemployment rates are each at the best levels since the 1970s. But do voters care?
But, as ever, most members won’t have known there was an election on – or had a vote on who will “lead the Voluntary Party”.
We can already see the damage being done to the Tory vote by the uncomfortable prospect of a near-permanent twilight state of austerity.
We must never forget that the Opposition would ally us with any tyrant, terrorist or thug so long as they recite the requisite ideological verses.
YouGov characterises those people who think democracy is more important than money as “extremists”.
Some will not learn their fate until the end of September.
The former Mayor of London appears to live by Lenin’s dictum that “A revolution without firing squads is a waste of time”.
The Home Office has somewhat improved its position, but still seems to think the will of a minister can overcome the laws of mathematics.
An interview with a key ally of the Labour leader reveals the scale of their over-confidence, and their intention to purify their party.
Alan Sugar’s idea of criminalising political lies is deeply unwise.
The wonderful reality of human progress continues to contradict the miserablist rhetoric of the modern left.
We are becoming a society in which contact with officialdom routinely involves decent people being punished for petty infractions of unreasonable laws.