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Martin Fletcher is a New Statesman contributing writer and a former foreign editor of the Times.
Kim Darroch's resignation is the result of Johnson's spectacular failure to lead and to represent Britain's interests abroad.
Controversy and outrage helped Peta make animal rights mainstream, but has its founder gone too far?
By installing such a charlatan in No 10, the Tories will forfeit any right to be taken seriously.
Johnson’s only ministerial experience consists of two dire years as foreign secretary – a stint memorable for his gaffes, gratuitous insults and constant undermining of Theresa May.
The fault lies with the Brexiteers themselves, because they are the real betrayers of democracy.
The “enemies of the people” are not those opposing Brexit, but the reckless politicians who have brought us to this act of self-harm.
In January 1972 on the streets of Londonderry British paratroopers shot 14 unarmed civilians dead. Now a reckoning is finally upon them.
Britain looks down on nations ruled by dictators and corrupt demagogues. But in Johnson we have a charlatan of our own who is perilously close to winning power.
The National Crime Agency is to investigate Banks over suspicions that he was “not the true source” of his contributions to Leave.EU.
With the Conservatives in chaos, a “People’s Vote” on the final deal is becoming a real possibility. But would a second referendum just make the country more angry and divided?