For 26 years, the Daily Mail’s editor ensured his newspaper was a loudhailer for a quiet majority – and he inspired love and loathing along the way.
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The FT has the balanced “Grim outlook overshadows housing drive” while the Times goes for “Hammond eases off austerity”. The i has “Hammond’s hard-hat budget”.
It’s understandable why Paperchase chickened out over their Daily Mail advert – but it was still a mistake.
That’s what Sarah Wollaston suggested on my show this week. Plus: my prison visit, sticking by your friends…and sticking with spending control in the Budget.
Giants of Fleet Street are making political errors which harm, not help, their cause.
Though if May moves Philip Hammond, or seeks to, she is also likely to move Boris Johnson, or try to.
There is a Labour tradition of defending brutal dictatorships.
The modern state is intended to restrain those who seek a monopoly on power. Such people naturally resent it when that system works.
Kieron O’Hara: Seven ways to reach younger voters. Including, as May is doing today, reaching out to other parties.
If the Conservatives spoke a progressive alliance, and meant it, they might be able to make some progress – and break down virulent anti-Toryism.
Stephen Glover tells the story of a reporter who sets out to destroy a corrupt MP.
May’s manifesto is real politics – that’s to say, a serious attempt to prepare Britain for the post-Brexit challenges of the future.
By seeing off Le Pen and electing the most ideologically pro-EU president since Giscard d’Estaing, France has changed the game.
CCHQ has been taken to task elsewhere for imposing lists of candidates on seats with no connection to it. It certainly hasn’t done so in this case.
It was not an edifying spectacle, but it was convincing in its way.
Today’s papers show she already has a tough time pleasing everyone.