The sound and smell of fire consuming Grenfell Tower still hang like a ghost in the air to some of the residents of Grenfell and the surrounding houses and tower blocks, even a year after the disaster. [Read now...]
- PMP Magazine Contributor.
- 11 articles in PMP Magazine
Politics writer for PoliticsMeansPolitics.com and Backbench UK - particularly interested in Brexit, US politics, and the Labour Party.
Jeremy Corbyn faces an uphill battle to become Prime Minister, but opposing Brexit could give him the keys to Number 10. [Read now...]
The recent victory of the centre-right Austrian People’s Party shows that the right is still rising, but the centre-left progressives can win again. [Read now...]
Theresa May’s opinions on Britain’s democratic norms and values have, by and large, been ignored, due to the perception that her lack of a majority prevents her from doing anything about them. But she still has enough power to push through significant changes to our democracy. [Read now...]
As more and more Remainers say they want Britain to stay in the EU, a much more coherent strategy to increase support for our EU membership is needed if we are going to stop Brexit. Firstly, Remainers must understand what led to 52% of voters voting to leave. [Read now...]
Pandering to hard Brexiteers may help Theresa May in the short term but, could ultimately be her downfall.🔷
If there is one thing that has brought Theresa May’s premiership to the brink of death, time and time again, it is her lack of conviction and, resulting u-turns. [Read now...]
On September 24th, voters will decide whether Angela Merkel deserves a fourth term as Chancellor or, if SDP (Social Democratic Party) should win back control of the country, 15 years after their last election victory. [Read now...]
Owen Jones tweeted “‘Alt-left’ was a term invented by “centrists” to demonise the left — now appropriated by Donald Trump.” Jones has distracted from Trump's truly abhorrent statement by attacking centrists, who played a central role in fighting white nationalists and neo-nazi’s at Charlottesville. [Read now...]
Because it’s silly season, and because the Tories are desperately looking for someone different to lead them into the 2022 election, Jacob Rees Mogg is being floated as a credible candidate to be the next Conservative leader, and PM. [Read now...]