Honestly held opinions and provocative argument based on current events or our recent reports.
Remainers have Lost this Fight but the War Continues
As Britain leaves the EU on 31 January 2020, Mike Buckley argues that Remainers must redouble their efforts to protect democracy and fight for an open and tolerant culture.
The Fake Superiority and Inferiority Complex of Brexit
As Britain leaves the EU on 31 January 2020, James Melville argues that a deep sense of unease with its identity in the world has led to a flawed solution: Brexit.
Rogue Political Ads that Lie Will Never Be Tamed Without Regulation
The co-founder of the Coalition for Reform in Political Advertising welcomes new recommendations on electoral and political advertising, but believes they have ignored the biggest issue.
The BBC Dropped the Wedding Cake By Misrepresenting Kobe Bryant
Musa Okwonga considers what the BBC's mistake following the basketball star's death reveals about deeper problems with its mindset on race and class.
Federalism Can "Take Back Control" in a Way Brexit Can't
Could Labour leadership candidate Keir Starmer's idea of creating a more federal United Kingdom be the only real solution to holding the Union together?