The Crisis in Catalonia
FIRST Minister Carles Puigdemont plans to address Catalonia's parliament today and it is suspected he might declare that country's independence.
You’re forgiven for gloating
AS THE Tories fight each other like ferrets in a transparent sack, Labour leaders can be forgiven a little glee at the spectacle.
For two years, the Establishment and right-wing media — helped by some Labour MPs — have been traducing Jeremy Corbyn and his team on a grand...
Monday 9th Oct 2017
A welcome Peace Prize that may rehabilitate the Nobel committee
Let’s be rid of the parasites
LORD Kerr of Kinlochard’s observation that Tory divisions over Brexit might prompt an early general election by the end of next year could seem unduly cautious.
After all, an upbeat, policy-packed and disciplined Labour Party conference has just been followed by a Conservative...
Friday 6th Oct 2017
A catastrophe of a speech
SUCCESSFUL politicians require policies that command public backing and gain popular traction through a credible campaign, but they also need a large slice of luck and Theresa May’s has run out.
No-one could have foreseen that the Tories’ expensive private security firm...
Thursday 5th Oct 2017