Class war not culture war: Corbyn’s election gambit

By Chaminda Jayanetti The end of Theresa May began with free school meals. In April 2017, with his party's poll...

It’s now a guerrilla war to stop his Brexit deal

In the end, it was all for nothing. What was billed as the war to decide Brexit turned out to be just another battle. But what happened in parliament today will set the stage...

No remorse, no contrition: Only the culture war

It's difficult to recall any performance from a prime minister which had so little moral value. There was simply nothing there - no basic decency, no humility, no sense of responsibility. All he had...

Saturday showdown: Why I’m marching

By Chris Hoar I was leaving for Krakow, Poland, on the morning the referendum result was announced. In the...

Merkel call latest pantomime act in No.10’s Brexit’s strategy

It's like being stuck in a clown car. No.10's statements on the Brexit talks are so childlike and patently self-interested that you would have to actively close down your intellectual capacities to take them...

The reality of what is being proposed

Politics is in a frenzy. It is witnessing a scale of political activity you hardly ever see. Loyalties are fluid, the stakes are impossibly high and the deadline is pulverising. MPs have until tomorrow...

Brexit amendments must force Johnson back to the table

Three major battles are coming up. The first is this afternoon, when John Bercow rules on whether the government can try for another meaningful vote on its deal. It wants to try to get support...

Brits in Europe face chaos under no-deal

By Meghan Benton Most talk of no-deal centres on the impact of trade on the border. But there is...

Johnson’s launches the first mythical Queen’s Speech

Whenever you think things can't get any weirder, they prove you wrong. Today's Queen's Speech saw the government put forward a legislative agenda it had no intention to pursue, no majority to pass, and...

Govt’s Oct 31st campaign the pinnacle of Brexit weirdness

Boris Johnson's no-deal ad campaign has been such an odd little initiative. If there are museums to advertising in the future, they will surely have special exhibits on it. It's a glorious combination of...