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The Labour leader showed up the Prime Minister’s unsustainable indecisiveness.
Caroline Slocock says the first woman Prime Minister, whose downfall she witnessed, deserves the admiration rather than the contempt of feminists.
But at least the Leader of the Opposition touched for a moment on the economy, and reminded us of dear old Oltep.
Ministers like Amber Rudd have great difficulty finding able SpAds because the Conservative Research Department, which used to train them, has been destroyed.
The Home Secretary displayed the necessary mixture of grip and remorse about the Windrush affair.
The DUP’s Westminster Leader says the Irish border issue is being exploited by people who want “to thwart leaving the EU if they can”.
For readers on this side of the Atlantic, there is also some value in being shown how explicit, and serious, Americans like to be about moral questions.
His refusal to get to grips with Labour anti-Semitism, or think about anything he finds personally disagreeable, makes him hopelessly unprofessional.
He made grotesque errors of taste and judgement – see “Rivers of Blood”. But even his critics admit that he was one of the great parliamentarians of the 20th century.
In the second piece in our three-part mini-series, the Mayor tells ConservativeHome that freeport status can transform the area.
The Secret Barrister has attained a great success with his account of a legal system infected with squalid incompetence.
By inflicting such pain, Corbyn has compelled a discussion. But the Jewish contribution to Britain should not be reduced to mere political calculation.
His profound sense of failure, and scorching humility, live on in his notes to himself in his Prayers and Meditations.
He is the laziest and most self-indulgent Leader of the Opposition in living memory.