Both main campaigns are focusing on the enemy, not the plan, in part, because the British political system hasn’t caught up with societal changes. [Read now...]
- PMP Magazine Contributor.
Professor Matthew Flinders
- 7 articles in PMP Magazine
Professor of Parliamentary Government & Governance, University of Sheffield. Founding Director of the Sir Bernard Crick Centre for the Public Understanding of Politics, University of Sheffield.
The humiliation of asking for a Brexit extension could be a price worth paying to get an election. [Read now...]
His prorogation was ruled unlawful, but that won’t stop the prime minister playing the populist card. [Read now...]
A strong speaker is never going to win friends. Bercow had a different goal. [Read now...]
Parliamentarians and party members have held their noses and voted in a man deeply unsuited to lead. Now the British public must live with their choice. [Read now...]
Ten years on from the MPs expenses scandal, there remains in Westminster a lingering culture of elitism and a ‘we know best attitude’. [Read now...]
One wrong turn after another has left the British prime minister cornered. [Read now...]