23 January 2020,
James Melville argues that 'wokeness' is the latest concept to be hijacked by the right-wing to make a stand against equality, democracy and justice.
20 January 2020,
James Melville reflects on how the post-truth rise of politicians such as Donald Trump and Boris Johnson has been made possible.
14 January 2020,
James Melville highlights the paradox of our xenophobic media driven by press proprietors who are non-domiciled for tax reasons or based overseas.
9 January 2020,
James Melville explores how Boris Johnson can respond to a protest vote against the territorial injustice of austerity.
17 December 2019,
James Melville explains why the Brexit vote and now a Johnson victory has propelled him away from the Union to Scottish Independence.
13 December 2019,
Brexit has become an identity conflict in Britain. It is Danny Boyle’s London Olympics Opening Ceremony versus the Last Night of the Proms. Where do we go from here?
5 December 2019,
James Melville sets out the state the Conservatives have left Britain in after nine years in power – and wonders why people are still willing to give them their vote.
13 November 2019,
James Melville argues that the appeal of the Conservative Party to the UK electorate is the greatest British political tragedy of the modern era.
30 October 2019,
After Thatcherism and austerity, Brexit is the third part of a heist designed to wreck the social fabric of Britain