The only way of pushing such a narrative is to remove context and nuance from the data.
Posts Tagged: South Korea
As new cases rise in the country, we must be hesitant to decide which Government has the best strategy.
It’s not obvious that we need mass antigen tests. And it’s not clear that Johnson’s policy has failed – far from it.
The Government’s record isn’t perfect. But some of the attacks on Ministers and hysterical and unfair.
Britain cannot afford to take so long to incorporate international lessons as the epidemic progresses.
However, South Korea is not being complacent, says the country’s foreign minister.
Garvan Walshe: The virus shows the decline of Western democratic culture. Rebuilding it will take hard work.
Sensationalising data is all too common in politics. We have to end this trend if we want to keep people safe.
Africa is home to 16 per cent of the world’s population, and this is set to double by 2050. Its GDP is expected to reach $3.2 trillion in the next five years.
Tom Tugendhat: The three foreign policy actions that Johnson should take now that he has this huge majority
For the first time in decades the levers of British influence – defence, diplomacy, aid and trade – could sit alongside domestic efforts in education and infrastructure.
I’m delighted that the Government is today unveiling 20 new University Enterprise Zones. These new UEZs will be based in universities right across the country.
While trade deals have taken on an important political and symbolic value, their benefits are typically smaller and slower to materialise than many realise.
I’m travelling around the country asking the public what their priorities really are. This review should be the People’s review.
Plus: No, the Trump-Kim Jong Un summit wasn’t altogether a failure. And: Costa should get his old job back.
Andrew Green: The new Immigration White Paper. Not just damaging, but a disaster – both for control and the Conservatives
Others would say that the appointment of a profoundly business-friendly Home Secretary was bound to lead to a weakening of immigration policy.
Lockwood Smith: Britain has a golden chance to join the biggest free trade agreement in history. But Chequers is likely to wreck it.
The “Common Rulebook” approach is an ostacle to signing up to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership.
It is absurd that every year we send home thousands of young Australians who would prefer to stay here, and Australia does the same with thousands of young Brits.