It’s not because of a vast conspiracy. It’s because Corbyn’s Party isn’t interested or competent enough to produce interesting positive stories.
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Contrast with the fate of the Lib Dems: on the right our party system has done its job, but on the left it’s struggling.
On the eve of our conference, it’s clear that the Labour Party and the Welsh nationalists have yet to wake up to last June’s result.
Plus: Hammond’s blunder. Peers’ folly. Stephen Hawking is not, repeat not, controlled by MI5. And: my inner Mary Whitehouse meets Katie Hopkins’ slack vagina.
And May’s reputation for straightforwardness risks damage from the Budget’s proposals for NICs.
He is a talented populist and looks set to do well in next week’s Dutch election. The question is what he will do then.
Only a constitutional referendum lock, safeguarded by the Queen, can protect us from the left-wing coalition that could take power in 2020.
Their final attempt to prevent Brexit is undemocratic and destined to fail.
Little wonder, then, that almost three-quarters of them are opposed to Theresa May seeking a snap election.
Nadhim Zahawi: It isn’t UKIP that stands to gain from the collapse of Labour. It’s the Conservatives.
The “People’s Army” is an unpopular party and an unattractive brand. They always have been, and Brexit has changed nothing.
James Frayne: After Copeland, May should plan to cull posh southern Ministers – and promote northerners
Voters in seats outside London and the South-East need to be forced to think about the Tories in a different way.
‘Socialism in the 21st Century’ could be a vote winner – the Opposition should pick up where Miliband left off.
“They should be sticking with their leader in the bad times, not just in the good.”
Rory Stewart: Three reasons why we won Copeland. Theresa May, Trudy Harrison – and Labour’s long failure to deliver
After 75 years of the latter’s strategy, most people in Copeland faced a choice of either working for the nuclear industry or being without a job.
ITV: “Have you at any point this morning looked in the mirror and asked yourself this question – could the problem actually be me?” Corbyn: “No.”