Country before party, reprise

Rob Marchant / June 13, 2018 at 5:11 PM 91 views

This post was written prior to last night's votesToday, Parliament will have arguably its most important day of votes in decades.There are three particular ones which matter: on the EEA, on the Customs Union and on a “meaningful vote” for…

Turkey’s democracy is crumbling

Rob Marchant / May 24, 2018 at 7:36 PM 134 views

My new piece for Progress is about the sharp decline of Turkey as a functioning democracy (okay, it's never been perfect, but it's really headed down the wrong road now). Most interestingly, at least one journalist has recently been noting…