This book exemplifies the addiction to indignant moralising which blinds so many political commentators to the true nature of their own country.
It’s time for sensible, conservative action to protect the vulnerable – and allow the majority a safe flutter.
Plus: Will Javid come back? Will Boris Island fly? Hazzer, formerly the Duke of Sussex. And: an ice bath in a Scandi forest.
New Labour’s project of divesting power from the Commons cannot be reversed unless MPs are prepared to take up those responsibilities again.
The campaign feels better run, including online. People massively prefer Boris Johnson to Corbyn. The question is whether it is enough
We are not a party within a party. We simply want to remind our fellow citizens that there are Conservative MPs who want to heal, not perpetuate, divisions.
New Labour’s legacy is alive and well. When it trouble, don’t accept responsibility. Instead, blame someone else.
Obama’s EU referendum intervention didn’t help deliver a Remain result for Cameron. It’s not clear that the Government has learned from the experience.
Rayner’s new proposals would mean that the progress we have seen over the last eight years would be sacrificed – and it is our kids that would pay the price.
A generation of voters is coming of age with no memory of Iraq. They could grant him a new place in the history books – or even the Government.
The Centre for Social Justice, which I am now chairing once again, is turning its attention to the quality of growth and jobs.
There’s a whiff of the apocalypse in reports from Labour’s karaoke party on Tuesday night. Are old songs all the moderates can offer?
If the former Prime Minister thinks it so important that voters have space to reflect and reconsider, why did he not fight for a less punishing exit mechanism in 2007?
New ideas in familiar packages remains by far the most likely, if less exciting, result of this post-Brexit upheaval.
From the perspective of 1997, a description of current events would seem like the ravings of a lunatic.