Throughout the Cold War there were many good people on the Left who held to what was right. Then there were people like Corbyn and Milne.
Posts Tagged: Security Services
If you don’t like what the Treasury’s up to, criticise the Chancellor, who’s accountable for it – not those who work for him, who aren’t.
Fairly or unfairly, the pro-EU cause is already associated with elites. The arrival of the Withdrawal Bill in the Upper House will do nothing to diminish that impression.
If the Government is serious about having this country be a ‘moral leader’, it must be more transparent about dealings which may compromise our values.
Sean O’Callaghan: Puffed-up, bewildered, pampered second-raters. The elites that nearly let an extremist into Downing Street.
There is only one priority: keep the Stalinists, trots, Islamist fellow-travellers, gender and feminist lunatics and, yes, the young deluded idealists out of power.
James Frayne: Voters want a brutal response to terrorists, but aren’t clear on the best way to combat extremism
Fears that the public are shifting towards aggressive, populist cultural policies targeted at Muslims are misfounded.
Corbyn has called for May’s resignation in the aftermath of Saturday’s attacks, but his own plans spell out no additional funding for counter-terrorism.
The Prime Minister proposed four steps to take on and defeat our enemies and their ideology.
“It is significant that the Commission for Extremism in the manifesto was put in before Manchester. We know we need to do more, we recognise the scale of the threat.”
The Shadow Home Secretary is also asked to justify her previous votes to abolish MI5, and against proscribing Al Qaeda.
Iain Dale: Reducing net immigration to the tens of thousands? It will never happen. And it shouldn’t.
Plus: A diplomatic success for Trump. A Love Actually moment, please, from May. And: has anyone seen Diane Abbott?
Five thousand armed soldiers are deployed on Britain’s streets as the terror threat level is raised to “critical”
This highest of five threat levels means that “an attack is expected imminently”. They are set not by the Prime Minister, but by the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre.
The Home Secretary was speaking at the Police Federation conference.
The companies are on solid ground over encryption; their footing is less sure, however, when it comes to pro-terror material on the net.
At best, sending him to Guantanamo failed – and at worst it backfired spectacularly.