No, it isn’t racism. Nor is it economic consequences. Nor even the impact on
public services. Rather, it cuts to the heart of why countries exist at all.
We need sectoral centres of excellence that strengthen our economy, create higher wage jobs and help us trade across the globe.
A narrow, national criteria for success punishes the very diversity and autonomy the Government aims to foster in our education system.
It should be used to pay for what we owe in our pensions and benefits system – and thus provide more inter-generational justice.
With a constant onus on fundraising and campaigning, Republicans up for re-election cannot afford to support Trump for too long if real change isn’t felt in their districts.
America’s long democratic history provide a few guides for navigating the reign of the ‘unprecedented President’.
UK families earning 50-75 per cent of the average wage face the highest effective marginal tax rates of any OECD country.
The most successful ones will be those that maintain their partnerships in Europe, but also look farther afield to forge new associations across the globe.
The manifesto represents an excellent first step on this journey, and I would encourage everyone, whichever party they support, to read it.
It would be an error to choose to fight on ground which is impossible to defend. We must develop a vision of a liberal UK outside the EU.
If ever a small community deserve a change of fortune, it is the residents of the island, and I will continue to play a small part in making life uncomfortable for those who let them down.
Quitting it would mean more scope for trade deals and lower prices. Modern countries don’t need such unions to do business.
The days are long gone when union leaders could do a good job for their members, while funding and influencing a political party.
It would simply replicate all the worst faults of the NHS and create a new set of problems.
The Audio Visual Media Services Directive is at odds with the principles of the Bill of Rights and the Magna Carta.