Since an Italian sociologist coined the word “elite” in 1902, it has become a term of abuse. But history is the story of one elite replacing another – as the votes for Trump and Brexit have shown.
The only certainty about this year's election is that it will break all previous betting records. So who should you be placing your money on?
The Democratic Unionist Party's request to participate in the BBC's seven-way panel has been rejected.
As the party has shed votes to the SNP and the Greens, the Tories have emerged in front merely by standing still.
Defeated parties do not regain power by fighting old battles but by convincing voters that they have changed.
Whispers of our nuclear deterrent relocating from Scotland to Wales could be a clever move by the Tories.
With one tiny hitch...
The PM's sheer chutzpah allowed him to command the session.
Key details are "thunderingly absent" in Andy Burnham's ten-year plan for the NHS, but his stark anti-market tones are comforting after four-and-a-half years of business talk.
Residents claim 95 per cent of current tennants will be evicted as regeneration scheme prices out locals.
The celebrity model has defended spending taxpayers’ money on care for her disabled son.
From Trump to Brexit, the world is changing fast - and we need intelligent, incisive journalism more than ever.
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