The right is to blame for Trump’s victory

/ November 9, 2016 at 9:31 PM 2,574 views

A few hours later, President-Elect Donald Trump seems both shocking and inevitable. A good number of the hot takes I’ve read today put the blame on ‘liberalism’, meaning (variously) centrism, the ‘smug’ metropolitan elite, globalisation (trade, immigration etc), inclusion, gender…

From the archive: The Tories’ self-created Brexit chaos

/ June 25, 2016 at 2:43 PM 3,807 views

The Conservative Party finally died on Friday morning. It stood for strong leadership, a United Kingdom, collective identity, stability, order, authority, sound governance, responsibility, practicality, sobriety, the interests of large and small business, Britain’s influence in the world, the rule…