Saturday, 14 September 2019

Cameron, May, Johnson: Where they went wrong


The three Tory Prime Ministers of this millennium – David Cameron, Theresa May and Boris Johnson – could have been the solvers of Brexit if only they had been wiser, magnanimous and acted in the national interest.

Saturday, 7 September 2019

80 years ago: The start of World War Two


It was 80 years ago – on 1 September 1939 – that the Second World War started, when the German Nazi army launched a ferocious and unprovoked invasion of Poland.

Monday, 26 August 2019

Will Britain's beaches stay clean after Brexit?


With the pound dramatically lower as a direct result of Brexit, many more Britons are now holidaying at Britain’s seaside resorts. And it’s thanks to the EU that 95% of our beaches are now clean enough to wade out into the sea.

Sunday, 25 August 2019

Boris Johnson: The dictator


We thought that Prime Minister, Theresa May, was dictatorial. But her replacement, Boris Johnson, has taken the word to new depths.

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Britain would prefer to remain in the EU


The latest opinion poll confirms what a long line of consecutive polls have been saying for over two years: Britain does NOT want Brexit.

The rise and fall of the Berlin wall


It was 58 years ago – on 17 August 1961 – that the Communist East German government completed the construction of the Berlin Wall.

Which version of Brexit did Britain vote for?


Before the referendum campaign, the Tory government flagged up three different versions of Brexit. If you’re a Leave voter, which one did you vote for?

Saturday, 10 August 2019

Parliament cannot bind a future Parliament


Brexiters often say that the referendum result is a done deal and cannot be changed. But that’s not how our democracy works.

Thursday, 8 August 2019

We get the best trade deals in the EU


As an EU member, the UK currently participates in around 40 excellent free trade agreements with over 70 countries, with more on the way, on advantageous terms that Britain is unlikely ever to replicate after Brexit.