On why Number 10’s science must be thoroughly scrutinised, questioned, checked, and tested before it becomes official, and why without an open and transparent debate, the government is demanding blind faith from an entire nation. [Read now...]
Another important thread by David Henig on why it is essential to halt the UK-EU Brexit negotiations during the coronavirus pandemic to focus on the issue at hand. [Read now...]
I’ve studied the ‘weirdos’ Dominic Cummings is talking about – I’m not sure he really understands who they are.
Boris Johnson’s adviser is asking job applicants to give him their all. And in return? He’ll fire them on the spot if they don’t fit in. [Read now...]
Dominic Cummings wants to add more political appointees to the civil service – Here’s why that’s a problem.
In the US, some federal departments become known as ‘turkey farms’ – stuffed with loyal but ultimately useless political appointees. Do we want them in Britain? [Read now...]