What he detests is less liberalism than democracy, and the obstacle it poses to Russian foreign policy objectives.
Posts Tagged: Sir Winston Churchill
In so doing, he has the opportunity not only to deliver Brexit, serve his country – and make history.
A general election is rolling down the tracks. And he is the man best placed to see off Corbyn and Farage.
Britain Beyond Brexit, a New Conservative Vision for a New Generation, is published today by the CPS.
Nick Hargrave: How Johnson became Prime Minister, cut a Brexit deal, won an election – and triumphed. For a bit.
None of what follows is impossible and, if there is a common thread, it is the self-interest of MPs in avoiding an election before leaving the EU.
Chris Penney: A lesson from D-Day – 75 years on. It was textbook exercise in how to succeed against the odds.
In the week leading up to June 6, it’s worth remembering how division and disagreement were overcome.
The contest may or may not produce a Snow White. But statistically, there are bound to be more than seven dwarves.
Matt Hancock: 75 years on, let’s celebrate how we Conservatives were the original Party of the NHS. And are still serving it today.
It was Henry Willink, supported by Churchill, who declared the NHS should be “free at the point of delivery, according to need not ability to pay.”
Iain Dale: Were it not for Churchill, McDonnell might be speaking German. And so could the rest of us.
Plus: Up, up and away – HS2’s costs. Staying down – LibDem poll ratings. Stuck where they are – Labour’s.
“This is the most superficial and inaccurate assessment.”
Nick Hargrave: In an age of post-truth politics, moderate politicians must prepare to work across party lines
I have reluctantly concluded that there needs to be greater regulation of the veracity of claims made by registered participants in political campaigns.
Richard Ritchie: Brexit. Four great Commons debates that show how we got here – and what’s at stake.
That’s to say, those of 1950, 1961, 1967 and 1971. Sovereignty was always the key concern, despite arguments over its meaning.
Greg Knight: It’s time to stop putting the clock back each year – and plunging us into afternoon darkness
Churchill said more daylight hours would “enlarge the opportunities for the pursuit of health and happiness among the millions of people who live in this country”.
A new life is unable to bring the former Foreign Secretary into focus, and does not explain why he hated the Conservative Party.
But Corbyn is so third-rate he helps to keep her in power, and both of them epitomise a wider decline in political speech.