It is well known that Stendhal compared politics in a novel to a gunshot in the middle of a concert – this novel of modern British politcs is more like a mirror being shot at.
Removing the right for the individual to seek legal remedy for unlawful behaviour of the state – one of the coalition’s worst moments?
“If detected by the authorities, Paddington would in all likelihood be detained in one of our virulently multiplying private immigration detention spaces.”
His role in saving the Union, his decisive action during the financial crisis and his championing of the NHS mark Brown out as a political colossus of a kind we will rarely see again.
A weighting error has disproven last week’s headlines – but what happened?
The Ministry of Justice has begun a review process into a law that is widely recognised as outdated, archaic in language, and Victorian in its approach. But do they really want to change anything?
It's far more likely the Labour leader will keep his constituency, Doncaster North, than was suggested last week.
The political generation gap could widen as a new voter registration system could stop students voting.
The former Prime Minister will confirm later today that he will not be running as an MP again.
The prevalence of HIV/Aids in Swaziland shows we must redouble international efforts to tackle the epidemic.
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