Honestly held opinions and provocative argument based on current events or our recent reports.
The catastrophe of success: Trump, Gove and Johnson never expected to win. What now?
Mike Stuchbery wonders whether British populists will ever rally round a strongman figure and whether something worse could replace it
The truth of things, deep down, is that the man calling himself 'Tommy Robinson’ isn't the leader or figurehead he's been sold as... On Saturday, many of his strongest supporters began to realise that - and that's something to worry about.
Otto English looks into the background and funding of Jacob Rees-Mogg’s ERG, alleged to operate like a ‘party within a party’ by senior Conservative MPs
Otto English argues that ‘an eye for an eye leaves everybody blind’ and that an advanced democracy like Britain should not seek to punish a naïve girl for the sins of those who groomed her.
Mike Stuchbery challenges Mark Zuckerberg to stop enabling Stephen Yaxley-Lennon's hate and asks you to help him
As Ford threatens to quit the UK and each day brings more catastrophic news – staying silent is no longer an option.
As Theresa May travels to Belfast and Brussels, time is running out. Article 50 needs to be extended or the UK crashes out with No Deal. After all – it didn’t say “Brace! Brace! Brace!” on the side of that bus.
Evidence against executives and editors is piling up in the civil courts, but newspapers are just buying their way out of trouble. The right place for this is the criminal courts, which means the Met must act
Snow has shut schools, emptied supermarkets and left motorists stranded. A glimpse of what No Deal Brexit might bring? You ain’t seen nothing yet, says Otto English
While it’s sometimes fairly lazy to find a contemporary angle to finish on, Rudolf’s story does bring to mind several political leaders as of late, unable to take the reins and engage with a fracturing, divided populace.