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An Isolated EU

In Michael Pickles on December 14, 2011 at 11:11 am

“There is a world outside France and Germany” says Michael Pickles. This is not about being a “little-Englander” Eurosceptic, this is about embracing true, whole globalisation. Read the rest of this entry »

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Are the Tories Ahead Because It’s Christmas?

In Charlie Edwards on December 14, 2011 at 10:56 am

The Conservatives are two points ahead of Labour in the latest poll for the first time since 14th December 2010. Charlie Edwards blames the European veto, weak opposition and Christmas spirit for Cameron’s early Christmas present. Read the rest of this entry »

Good day for Cameron, but was he the winner?

In Liam Quinn on December 9, 2011 at 7:40 pm

Was it the Merkozy power couple who were the real winners after the emergency summit on the Eurozone crisis today? Liam Quinn examines the details of the new deal. Read the rest of this entry »

Reclaiming Our National Economic Direction

In Michael Pickles on September 29, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Michael Pickles thinks that the only way to recover the UK economy is to be cautious of Europe and diversify its trade to the wider world.  Read the rest of this entry »

Riots Debate: Zachary Barker

In Zachary Barker on September 24, 2011 at 2:33 am

This summer has been an unusual one for Britons, says Zachary Barker. In the final of our riots series, he talks about the policy responses of the main party leaders.  Read the rest of this entry »

Different names for the same approach to social networking

In Garry Lee on September 22, 2011 at 2:05 pm

Garry Lee isn’t convinced by Ed, Dave and Nick’s new fascination with Google+. Is your MP actually writing their own Twitter? Next time you go to ‘like’ a politician on Facebook, think again… Read the rest of this entry »

Is PR needed to shake up partisan politics in Westminster?

In Alexander Blakoe on September 14, 2011 at 10:48 am

Over the past few years, comparing the main political parties side-by-side has become a veritable game of ‘spot the difference’.  Blair “was a red Tory”, Cameron “is too centre-ground”, and Clegg is…well, Clegg is Clegg. NEW WRITER Alexander Blakoe gives his take on the era of consensus in British politics. Read the rest of this entry »

Cameron: MPs to have emergency debate on Thursday

In Liam Quinn on August 9, 2011 at 11:59 am

David Cameron announced today that MPs will be recalled on Thursday from their Summer holidays. Whilst Liam Quinn can only speculate what will be discussed, he thinks bringing the Army in to keep the peace must be high on the agenda.  Read the rest of this entry »

Pixelated PMQs: Best thing a politico will have this summer…

In Charlie Edwards on August 6, 2011 at 3:51 pm

Charlie Edwards has quashed his summer recess blues with PMQ’s: the Game.  Read the rest of this entry »

Nearly all Brits think immigrants should speak English

In Liam Quinn on August 1, 2011 at 2:35 pm

Is it racist to demand that immigrants have a basic level of English before entering this country? Liam Quinn is offended at that suggestion, and 97% of Britons agree. Read the rest of this entry »