My week, including a Lib Dem membership rise, The Avalanches, and why I'm putting pressure on Theresa May over child refugees.
It was a catastrophic error of judgement that produced the referendum – and now the British political class is paying the price.
This little pocket of Lincolnshire is waking up to the realisation that its voice has finally been heard.
My father was 16 when he enlisted in the army in September 1914. Within nine months he was fighting on the Western Front.
Press coverage of the referendum was designed to inflame xenophobia and our worst “Little England” instincts.
Nothing feels more artificial than doing live television, and last weekend was even stranger than usual.
The most successful Labour politicians of the last decades brought to politics not only a burning desire to improve the lot of the working classes but also an understanding of how free market economies work.
MPs hope that Jeremy Corbyn may yet resign, while Owen Smith is competing with Angela Eagle to be the candidate.
I thought times had changed, and was glad – then Orlando hit me like a smack in the face.
My week, from the moment Corbyn saw Cameron resign to the voters who went from fury to regret.
The novelist Paul Kingsnorth on Anglophobia, voting Leave and teaching his children to live off the land.
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