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Once May has been dragged out of Downing Street, perhaps it will be seen that she was pursuing a noble Anglican compromise
Condescending men have always underestimated the Prime Minister’s faith, tenacity and sense of duty.
Progressive commentators and saloon-bar orators are wrong to condemn MPs for finding the national issue hard to settle.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: How the news of the Prime Minister’s departure reached the waiting press
Where Thatcher’s leadership once hung in the balance, May promised to go.
And her enemies are divided: can the No Dealers and the People’s Voters combine to defeat her?
May’s Brexit deal helps to show that British politicians are more honourable and efficient than is claimed
There has been a tendency to suppose that because Britain’s power has declined in relative terms they must have become totally useless.
A new study of the 2017 general election shows May failing to insist on a message and a manifesto which supported each other.
Andrew Roberts manages to bring the great man before us in all his variousness in just under a thousand pages.
The Prime Minister lacks panache, but it takes guts to keep going. Leadership requires the fortitude to cope with being weak.
Profile: The Prime Minister, as revealed in the twelve qualities shared by successful holders of that office
The author of the newly-published Gimson’s Prime Ministers: Brief Lives from Walpole to May reflects on what holders of the office have in common – and don’t.
She replies: “It is with deep regret, and enduring gratitude…that I asked you to resign and have accepted your resignation.”
But in his new book, he does not quite explain why she has remained Prime Minister.
But Major’s Back to Basics disaster shows how badly wrong the attempt to provide moral leadership can go.
I want our Party to come out of the process stronger and more adept at campaigning – ready to win.
Churchill saw a century ago that the existing party machines will always prove the stronger, and UKIP and the SDP have confirmed this.