Jeremy Corbyn

Letters: Roger Scruton and the meaning of life

11 January 2020 9:00 am

Wonder and gratitude Sir: Roger Scruton, in a very personal and moving portrait of his year (‘My Strange Year’, 21…

Corbyn’s problem was not that the media hated him – but that he hated the media

21 December 2019 9:00 am

On the morning of the election, we buried my lovely mum. I write this 24 hours later, now on a…

Labour prepares for life after Corbyn

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Jeremy Corbyn’s election night speech did little to address the fact he led Labour to its worst result since 1935.…

The Tories are right to be nervous

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Despite their consistent poll lead, the Tories are anxious. There is only a week to go and in many seats…

Who are we kidding – of course terror is a political issue

7 December 2019 9:00 am

It was pleasing to see that old clip of Gerry Adams endorsing Jeremy Corbyn re-emerge, just before the acts of…

The RMT strike is a demonstration of what to expect in a Corbyn-McDonnell regime

7 December 2019 9:00 am

It’s unusual for a Governor of the Bank of England to announce his next job before Downing Street has named…

What the Tories don’t understand about Corbyn voters

7 December 2019 9:00 am

What the Tories don’t understand about Corbyn’s voters

Does safety-first Boris Johnson have any ambitions on the world stage?

30 November 2019 9:00 am

There is a large vacuum at the heart of this general election campaign. Aside from the topic of our relations…

Socrates would have made the leaders’ debates real interrogations

30 November 2019 9:00 am

There is something deeply unsatisfying about the debates featuring party leaders. The questions put to them, whether by an audience…

‘Austerity was not the way forward’: An interview with Boris Johnson

30 November 2019 9:00 am

Boris Johnson on his plans for a new style of conservatism

Allegations of anti-Semitism are damaging to Labour, but not toxic

30 November 2019 9:00 am

Anti-Semitism accusations are damaging, but not toxic

The rise – and disastrous fall – of the kibbutz

30 November 2019 9:00 am

Socialism is incompatible with human nature

'For the Jenni, not the few': the anti-Boris attack line Labour missed

30 November 2019 9:00 am

If the age of deference were still with us, the mortuary tag has now been tied to its toe following…

The Tories must be careful not to pave the way for Corbynism

23 November 2019 9:00 am

To say one thing for John McDonnell, he shows a refreshing preparedness to use a general election to lay out…

Labour’s real 2019 manifesto

23 November 2019 9:00 am

In 2019, Labour’s strategy is about delivering a fairer, more prosperous society, in adherence to our motto: for the zany,…

Remain’s last stand: the collapse of the anti-Brexit campaign

23 November 2019 9:00 am

Unless those opposed to Brexit can unite, their cause is lost

It would be a big mistake to underestimate Corbyn

16 November 2019 9:00 am

Thud. It’s my advance copy of Dorothy Byrne’s new book, Trust Me, I’m Not a Politician, landing on the doormat.…

‘Utterly betrayed’: Britain’s Jews are now politically homeless

9 November 2019 9:00 am

British Jews are now politically homeless

The question a second referendum must ask

26 October 2019 9:00 am

Mostly I stay confident the Prime Minister’s team are playing a weak hand badly, but my confidence does occasionally falter.…

John McDonnell is taking back control

19 October 2019 9:00 am

Over the past few weeks, rumours have swirled in Westminster that the Labour party has acquired a new leader —…

Foreign takeover bids prove Brexit Britain is flourishing

5 October 2019 9:00 am

Foreign takeover bids prove our economy is flourishing

The rebel alliance has taken control of parliament – and Brexit. What happens next?

14 September 2019 9:00 am

What will this unlikely coalition do next?

Boris has more in common with Corbyn than he thinks

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Johnson has more in common with Corbyn than he thinks

The next election will be a referendum - on Corbynism

7 September 2019 9:00 am

The next general election will have been precipitated by, and will inevitably be fought over, Brexit. Yet it will also…

When it comes to Brexit, everything that can be tried will always fail

7 September 2019 9:00 am

It is all beginning to feel like the closing scenes of the 1980 spoof comedy film Airplane! In particular the…