Professor Matthew Flinders
Total 10 Posts
Fear is actually an important element of a government’s toolbox but once you lose control of it, you can’t get it back with ease.
The general election 2019 has delivered a seismic shift in the balance of British politics.
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.
The humiliation of asking for a Brexit extension could be a price worth paying to get an election.
His prorogation was ruled unlawful, but that won’t stop the prime minister playing the populist card.
A strong speaker is never going to win friends. Bercow had a different goal.