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Will Britain welcome Ukrainian refugees?

1 March 2022 1:00 am

Immigration used to be the most-discussed issue in British politics. It gets less attention these days, for reasons too varied…

Priti Patel and the progressive language police

26 November 2021 7:10 pm

There was an exchange in the House of Commons on Thursday afternoon that ought to be a scandal but won’t.…

Talk tough and do nothing: The abject failure of Patel's migrant strategy

8 August 2021 9:15 am

It is somehow fitting that during an Olympic Games a department of Her Majesty’s government is busy smashing records. In…