In the name of cracking down on ‘disinformation’ and controlling infection, governments are centralising power and silencing critics.
Posts Tagged: Serbia
Daniel Hannan: The Coronavirus. Our instincts are likelier to push us into over-reacting than the reverse.
One of the most dangerous sequences in politics goes like this. “Something must be done. Here’s something. Let’s do it.”
Chris Grayling: After so long a wait, let’s get on with it – and vote emphatically today for expansion at Heathrow
Today, Parliament can play a huge part in helping us achieve that post-Brexit vision, securing the long-term connections the country needs.
The future leaders of the Left either don’t know their history, or prefer a made-up version of it.
“German intelligence has warned that the Kremlin seeks to influence this year’s elections.” Fallon’s speech on Russia: full text
“We hope that it abides by the Minsk agreements, curbs the reckless military activity, and ditches the misinformation.”
Lord Ashcroft: Why I’m for Brexit. Yes, there are risks in leaving. But the risks of Remain are bigger.
Crucially, voting to stay does not mean voting to keep the status quo.
Eamonn Butler: This EU referendum. Just why are so many on both sides so sick-makingly sentimental about the NHS?
Both sides in this campaign are pandering to our least rational, most visceral emotions.
Today, Gove is attacked over his immigration warnings…as Austria is poised to elect a Far Right President
The core question for many British voters is a simple one: do they really trust the EU to play its part in controlling migration across the continent effectively?
“For Britain, voting to leave will be a galvanising, liberating, empowering moment of patriotic renewal.”
Lord Ashcroft: “We can live without Europe – there is the rest of the world out there” – Belgrade and Zurich
For the last in my series of Europe-wide focus groups, we venture to two countries outside the EU.
“The Brits would be happier outside. But we don’t want them to leave.”
Russian President has trapped himself in a self-destructive spiral of nationalist rhetoric, economic self-harm and military aggression.