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How Tom Watson reinvented himself to become the new challenger to Corbyn

21 July 2019 1:47 am

Tom Watson has had more reinventions than Kylie Minogue has had mid-performance outfit changes. His performances over the years have…

Which Brexit strategy will Boris Johnson go for?

20 July 2019 7:32 pm

Before he even gets in to Number 10, Boris Johnson must make one of the most important calls of his…

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Mark Levin puts war first and America last

20 July 2019 6:40 am

When Politico reported Wednesday that President Donald Trump was considering having Sen. Rand Paul, meet diplomatically with Iranian officials, conservative…

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What will anyone learn from the Detroit debates?

20 July 2019 5:42 am

The DNC are ditching porn stars, yacht rides and Pitbull for rusty motors and the 8 Mile Road, as the…

Boris’s critics are only making him stronger

19 July 2019 10:28 pm

If, as expected, Boris Johnson heads off to Buckingham Palace next Wednesday to become Prime Minister, I fear that a…

Is Boris wrong to claim Islam set the Muslim world back?

19 July 2019 2:17 am

I do love the Guardian. As the years go by almost no publication continues to give me such constant amusement.…

The rise and fall of Beto O’Rourke

18 July 2019 5:26 pm

It wasn’t so long ago when Beto O’Rourke, the punk-rock band member and three-term congressman from West Texas, was the…

The only way to solve Labour’s anti-Semitism problem

17 July 2019 11:43 pm

‘The Labour Party welcomes everyone* irrespective of race, creed, age, gender identity, or sexual orientation. (except, it seems, Jews)’. So…

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The white supremacy phantom

17 July 2019 6:53 pm

Well la-dee-dah. The House votes to condemn ‘President Trump for his “racist comments” about four Democratic congresswomen of color.’ First,…

Neither Boris Johnson nor Jeremy Hunt is up to the job of being PM

16 July 2019 7:20 am

The Final Showdown, as the Sun/Talkradio’s debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt was billed, clarified some important points for…

Johnson and Hunt try to unite the Tory party in final leadership debate

16 July 2019 6:30 am

Tonight’s Sun debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt was far more relaxed than last week’s head-to-head clash. But it…

Donald Trump’s stupid smart attack on the Democratic ‘Squad’

16 July 2019 12:55 am

Just when you think @realDonaldTrump has lost his ability to shock, he outdoes himself. He tweets what he’d call ‘a…

On the standard of political debate

16 July 2019 12:02 am

Just received this update from the Brexit Party: ‘Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage threw down a challenge to Tory leader-elect Boris Johnson:…

Boris Johnson’s planning for government

13 July 2019 7:38 pm

Boris Johnson had been refusing to engage with the question of Cabinet appointments and the like until he was through…

What does the Muslim Council of Britain have against Muslims like me?

13 July 2019 5:00 pm

Have you ever wondered why there are so few moderate Muslim voices in the press? It’s not because they don’t…

The European fighters who battled Isis – and were abandoned by their governments

13 July 2019 4:00 pm

Foreign fighters are returning from the battlefield — not Islamists but the Americans, Europeans and South Americans who fought to…

Boris Johnson struggles through interview with Andrew Neil

13 July 2019 5:31 am

Boris Johnson just faced by far his toughest interview of the campaign. He was pressed hard on Brexit, Kim Darroch’s…

Full transcript: Boris Johnson grilled by Andrew Neil

13 July 2019 5:00 am

AN: Boris Johnson, we’re going to talk a lot about policy, but I first want to talk about you, because…

Tommy Robinson is no martyr. Here’s how to stop him becoming one

12 July 2019 11:21 pm

We might not care for Stephen Yaxley-Lennon but we should care very much about what happens to him in prison…

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Who will clean up America’s voter rolls?

12 July 2019 5:21 am

Los Angeles County has too many voters. An estimated 1.6 million, according to the latest calculations – which is roughly…

The moment the European project first went wrong

10 July 2019 6:21 pm

At a time when the EU is at its least popular and, worse still, least respected, it is worth reflecting…

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Ross Perot was the populist who betrayed populism

10 July 2019 4:54 am

Ross Perot, who has just died at age 89, is wrongly remembered as the man who cost George H.W. Bush…

The court of Boris Johnson: the factions competing for approval

10 July 2019 1:06 am

How will Boris Johnson govern? With even Jeremy Hunt allies privately braced for defeat in two weeks’ time when the…

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Why the Mueller report doth repeat so much

9 July 2019 6:46 am

The Mueller report should have been a knockout blow to anti-Trump forces who invested their hopes in the special counsel.…

Boris takes inspiration from The Godfather

9 July 2019 12:19 am

When Michael Gove turned on Boris Johnson in the 2016 Tory leadership contest and decided to stand against his former…