Corbyn surely knows that Chavista populism isn’t the only alternative to a traditionalist, oligarchic right.
But that doesn’t mean we should stop calling out Jeremy Corbyn for his terrible polices and illusory promises.
Also: Green MSP hits out at nationalist hardliners; cracks appear in DUP’s gay marriage position; and Northern Irish Labour officers resign over infiltration.
We have allowed our enemies to infiltrate almost every power centre that matters and delegitimise our very existence.
There is a big political prize to be had for the Conservative Party to improving the rights of millions of property owners and bringing them up to equality
The origin of this toxic US mortgage lending was Bill Clinton’s extension of the Community Redevelopment Act, designed to encourage minority home ownership.
Nadhim Zahawi: Meanwhile, as we fix our gaze on Kim Jong Un and Maduro, China makes veiled threats of war against India
This aggressiveness about disputed territories has become a feature of Chinese foreign policy.
Plus: I’m beating James O’Brien; Labour’s telling silence on Venezuela; and saying farewell to a friend.
Most people in both camps are interested in getting the best outcome starting from where we are. Here’s how.
Also: Veteran Welsh Labour nationalist floats party split over Brexit; rival parties joined DUP to push for no back-dating of donor transparency in Ulster; and more.
The Government should form an alliance with motorists, not raise taxes which will hike the costs of commuting, public transport, and food.
Rebecca Lowe Coulson: If gender, or even race, is a choice, what becomes of the fight against prejudice?
Much of the 20th century fight for liberation involved explaining that it was wrong to discriminate on the grounds of someone’s unchangeable nature.
Nicky Morgan: Almost a century after women won the right to vote, the battle for diversity in politics still rages
Too often, we still take our democratic rights for granted.
Plus: As I bask by a sun-illuminated swimming pool on holiday in Spain, I reflect on how the Spanish respond if you try to fiddle your water supply…
The modern state is intended to restrain those who seek a monopoly on power. Such people naturally resent it when that system works.