Here’s both what his team did and how it communicated – deploying the discipline of the second to boost the first.
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A Conservative leader can afford to take on his left or his right – but not the 1922 Committee’s Executive
The Brady amendment is part of the developing story of a clash between leaders and backbenchers over Party management, culture and MPs’ status.
Caroline Elsom: The Online Harms proposals set us on a course that will threaten freedom, privacy and competitiveness – while being unlikely to make us safer
We wouldn’t want constraints on free speech imposed on the basis of opaque agreements between platforms and politicians.
We are seeing the rise of the outrider. These ‘non-party campaigns’ often spring up in and around elections – with the public in the dark about their funding.
But his new book conveys very well what is wrong with social media, and how it might be put right.
Darren Grimes: Out of office but in power. How the Left keeps losing elections, yet gets its way nonetheless.
Each time rioting is ignored by the police, we move one stop closer to allowing a tyrannical Twitter-dwelling minority to become very powerful indeed.
There is more than a hint of moral coercion in the way ministers have addressed us in the name of the NHS
If politicians stopped pretending to an almost totalitarian infallibility, and encouraged the rest of us to show what we can do, the results would be better.
Ben Roback: Trump’s facing an uphill battle to convince voters he’s the man to bring the US out of the pandemic
Political commentators have flocked to describe the President’s ‘new tone’. But can it last?
I’m haunted by how media propagation of tribalism in Rwanda helped to desensitise people – and was followed by genocide.
The right to it must be championed even when – no: especially when – remarks are made that we find reprehensible.
Darren Grimes: Today, it’s Conservatives who are the real rebels – against woke conformity and the cancel culture
The more of us that come out of the closet – the political one – the more tolerant and reflective our culture will become.
The difficulties the Government has had with Apple and its contact tracing app demonstrates the need to break up power in big tech.
Ben Roback: When masks become memes: The partisan political climate has hurt America’s fight against coronavirus
There is still time for the president to show leadership on this issue, but the window of opportunity is narrowing.
He entered Parliament as a man on a mission and is quite happy to ruffle some feathers along the way.
Four members from the 2019 intake make the top 50, beating longer-serving and higher-ranked colleagues.