Historically it has been very easy for distracted politicians to lose their grip on this process. But Britain needs a more effective state.
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Fletcher and Doctor Who: a serious point about the importance of male role models needs to be made carefully
The often hysterical debate about recasting male roles in TV and film is probably best avoided.
Also: Drakeford strikes a deal with the Welsh Nationalists in Cardiff Bay; Sturgeon insists she’s going nowhere.
A given country can’t be the model for how to combat Covid-19 one month and not the next.
Asylum seekers and economic migrants. Where is the place that would allow us to process applications offshore?
The hunt will go on – for the logic behind the Home Office’s quest for a nation to host our facilities is sound.
The world would see it for a ransom, whatever the technicalities. And think what Tehran’s terror-exporting regime would do with that cash.
Until we see the EU’s offer, we have no way of telling if there has been a breakthrough, a capitulation, or a bluff.
This “veteran, surgeon, and barrister” – and ConHome contributor – will inherit Paterson’s majority of almost 23,000.
We hear less from the “you signed it!” crowd now Brussels is seeking remedies outside the terms of the agreement.
The founder of the British Union of Fascists deserves no rehabilitation. But the prospect of it seems slight, and both he and his son are dead.
A problem that £20,000 in hard cash hasn’t solved needs a more imaginative solution than brute force.
His expertise and long experience will be useful if the Government does go ahead with triggering Article 16.
A new ConHome series offering a very short introduction to some of those who are making or who have made an intellectual contribution to conservatism.
The EU insisted on setting aside the Province’s usual requirements for cross-community support. That could have consequences.
His bullying of Jersey is unacceptable, but the embattled president has reason to fight and plenty of leverage.