Given the EU’s risk levels, its lack of investment in NATO and its poor relations with its neighbours, it is hardly an attractive partner; more of a liability.
Perhaps we should all take a step backwards from comparing CVs, and simply ask ourselves who has a record of delivering for Britain.
Our interviewee on why David Frost is the “Henry Kissinger of our days”, Tory rebellions and how he thinks churches will cope with social distancing.
From the start, the trade bloc has not fully understood the Belfast Agreement and has been slow to see that it undermined many of its positions.
Before any deals are signed, MPs should get to vote on them – as will be the case with the other parties.
Three cheers for three reforms: of the civil service, of Ministers and of one that this Government tends to avoid – of public services.
Deals with the US, Japan, Australia and New Zealand will prepare the country for future EU-related bumps in the road.
One of the biggest lessons of the referendum was that newspapers and other outlets had failed to spot widespread sentiment.
We need to switch from specifying “what’s allowed to open” to “what in the interest of public health needs to continue to be restricted.”
Post-Covid, the environment is likely to be egalitarian and interventionist. For libertarian, small state Eurosceptics, this must come as a disappointment.
The CBI supports the Government’s timetable and Starmer is keeping his head down. It is quite the turnaround.
We’ve seen gunshot wounds and babies born as a result of rape. With UK Border Force in Dover, we found a girl heading for a lifetime of sexual slavery.
Furthermore, the change creates a brand new cart to put before the horse – that’s to say, the awaited defence and security review.
The transition is much-needed for sustainability. But it must begin with a manageable reduction in the payments. Or we could be plunged into crisis.
Specific governance arrangements can be established in individual areas, and an agreement should sit outside the overarching institutional framework.