Whitehall: ripe for radical reform?

“A hard rain is coming” to Whitehall. Thus Dominic Cummings, the Prime Minister’s senior adviser, reportedly warned political aides last week, as he…

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So long, Long-Bailey

At last, “after five painful years”, Labour is finally taking anti-Semitism seriously, said Jonathan Freedland in The Guardian. Keir Starmer promised zero tolerance,…

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Johnson’s “new deal”

Boris Johnson cast himself as a leader in the mould of the US president Franklin Roosevelt this week, as he announced a “new…

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Trump’s deflating campaign launch

President Trump’s re-election campaign was left reeling this week, after a Tulsa rally conceived as a triumphant return to the public stage for…

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Racism in Britain

Thousands of far-right protesters clashed with police in central London on Saturday – in what Boris Johnson denounced as an “act of racist…

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