This is not to say that all of Dodds’ analysis is coherent or correct, but the days of unhinged Corbynite attacks on capitalism are over.
We feel the power of American culture in Britain – and the shock-jockery, coat-trailing, and oppositional mindset that comes with it.
Ministers could not have handled the matter worse if they’d tried. But Paul Maynard, pictured, is championing a solution.
As the Chancellor launched his Bounce Back Loan, no one was able to ruffle his self-possession, or even tried seriously to do so.
Effectively, for much of the population, UBI would merely take their money and then give it back to them. What’s the point?
Left-wing activists have suggested there will be “strikes” and “walkouts” if the Government doesn’t cave in to their demands.
One can conceive of Ministers seeking an all-party public front, and Labour objecting to responsibility with no power.
Some form of the scheme may be necessary as an expedient. But beware: nothing lasts so long as the temporary.
The Shadow Chancellor responds to allegations from Lisa Nandy about the hard left’s conduct during Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.
The Shadow Chancellor sticks to his guns by claiming that Long-Bailey can still pull off a win.
“The direction of travel of the European Union on economic has been challenging neo-liberalism.”
And so it was that the cause of Remain, fronted by Cameron and George Osborne, lost out to that of Leave, led by…Boris Johnson and Michael Gove.
“Anyone who challenges the system, of course the system will throw the kitchen sink at you.”
“I apologise to the Jewish Community for the suffering we have inflicted on them,” he says.
Our nagging worry is: what about voters who may not want to get Brexit done, but are nonetheless apprehensive about Corbyn and John McDonnell’s tax plans?