The Remainer coup is under way. The fix is in

WITHIN 36 hours of Tuesday’s unprecedented, humiliating, crushing House of Commons defeat for Theresa May and her cynically misnamed EU ‘Withdrawal’ Agreement, which would lock the UK into a permanent Brussels vassalage even more...

The blame for our Brexit impasse lies firmly with the arrogant Eurocrats

CREDIBILITY and prestige are important for governments no matter what their hue. The USSR suffered two major blows to its international prestige in 1986 and 1987. The first, a tragedy, was the Chernobyl disaster. The...

Heather Mac on the ‘death sentence for white males’

THERE are few American commentators I admire more than Heather Mac Donald. If you watch anything this week, watch this Sunday Special with Ben Shapiro interviewing her. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POjuqvKdf5g In it, Mac Donald explains that ‘white males...

The Royal College of Physicians and a disturbing step nearer to euthanasia

AS reported by Alistair Thompson on TCW yesterday the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) is to poll its 35,000 members to ask whether ‘they would help a terminally ill patient to die and whether...

The Mighty Wanamaker

WHILE I was wandering around YouTube for yesterday’s Midweek Hymn, I discovered the largest fully playable musical instrument in the world, the Wanamaker Grand Court Organ, and I thought it deserved a blog of...

The other, more civilised, Brexit debate

THE day before the catastrophic defeat of Mrs May’s Withdrawal Agreement, another Brexit debate in the Houses of Parliament took place almost unnoticed. I am talking about Monday’s The Brexit Petitions Debate at Westminster Hall,...

Readers’ comment: May, the Black Knight

In response to The Conservative Woman: Be under no illusion, this was not a victory for the Brexiteers, Aberrant_Apostrophe wrote: Even if she survives today’s confidence vote her position is untenable. How many times have we read...

Reader’s comment: Make marriage pay

In response to Nola Leach: How the tax system crushes families, JohnB wrote: I think one of the biggest problems with the tax system is its virtually exclusive focus on individuals and not families. Married...

Europe must be ready to repel the Islamist warriors

THE Brexit vote inevitably overshadowed yesterday’s appalling jihadist attack on a five-star Kenyan hotel, in which 15 died including a Briton and an American. In the aftermath of the incident, for which responsibility was...

Be under no illusion, this was not a victory for the Brexiteers

LAST night Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement was rejected by a huge margin in a historic Commons defeat. MPs voted by 432 votes to 202 against the deal that set out the terms of Britain's...