Introduction In the aftermath of the appalling terror attack in Central London last night, the news channels and Twitter are full of comment and condemnation. Theresa May has made a speech outside No.10. In all, it has become a depressingly familiar sequence of events in recent weeks as murderous Islamist terrorists have struck yet… Continue reading London Bridge attack: What can the government do?
Introduction If Twitter is anything to go by, the EU elite in Brussels and their remoaner allies here in the UK are beside themselves with glee at Macron’s victory in Sunday’s French presidential election. They see the win as somehow a validation of the status quo.and a blow to so-called populism. They think that it… Continue reading Macron wins in France – so what?
Introduction For the last few days, the EU has behaved increasingly like a spoilt adolescent whose parents have threatened to cut off its pocket money. It’s hysterical demands for the UK to pay punitive reparations as the price for exercising its legal right to leave the “Union” are totally unreasonable. The contrast with the… Continue reading Time for the EU to grow up
Remoaners: wrong as usual As usual, the Remoaners have drawn completely the wrong conclusions from the disgraceful leaking of what allegedly happened when Theresa May met EU officials for dinner on 26 April. One after the other, they have dutifully lined up to do the EU’s bidding and showing an astonishing gullibility, have tweeted their… Continue reading The real lesson from the Juncker dinner
Why the sudden fuss over parliamentary scrutiny of EU legislation?
On 3 November 2016, a chill came over the millions of UK citizens who had voted to leave the EU in June’s referendum. Having believed that the decision to leave was theirs to make, it felt as though the forces of the establishment were mobilising to deny them what they had voted for. Three judges… Continue reading Sorry Gina. It didn’t work.
When the Conservatives won a majority in the 2015 election, many Tory voters believed that they would at long last see some genuine conservative policies being implemented – like lower taxes and cuts in public spending. Having thrown off the millstone of having to share government with the awful LibDems, now Cameron and Osborne could… Continue reading Budget disgrace. Cut aid now.