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A way forward for the Lords

THE CURRENT ROW over Cameron’s resignation honours list (much of it media hype from,.of all places, The Times) points up yet again the extent to which the whole honours system has become a tool for Prime Ministers to reward their … Continue reading

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“All for the best …

… in the best of all possible worlds” (Voltaire, Candide) AS THE Brexiteers ramp up their obsession with “Project Fear” so they expect us to overlook their own Panglossian equivalent: Operation Comfort Blanket. With Captain Bernard Jenkin in command yesterday … Continue reading

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Tories in Fantasyland

TWO ARTICLES in this weekend’s Sunday Times here and here caught my attention. The first, by Political Editor Tim Shipman, is headlined “Tory threat to oust PM after EU vote” and includes this quote from “another leading Eurosceptic” referring to … Continue reading

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