Monday, December 9, 2019

David Keighley: Meet the new imperialists. The cash-rich, self-righteous, greenie BBC recolonising Australia

The BBC is bellyaching to The Guardian – and anyone else who will listen - that it is suffering so much from not being...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Conservative voters have been abandoned by the political class

In response to, "Matthew Walsh: Now the Tories have a “mansion tax” all of their own”, Greychatter wrote: Where can the "normal" conservative person go with their...

Matthew Walsh: Now the Tories have a “mansion tax” all of their own

The Chancellor appeared on the Andrew Marr Show on Sunday warning that Labour’s mansion tax would “clobber” homeowners. Mr Osborne said ““It’s not a mansion...

William Walter: University is not the only route to a career. Osborne is right to scrap the tax on youth jobs

The Chancellor’s pledge to extend employer National Insurance exemptions to include apprentices under the age of 25 should be commended. Employer National Insurance contributions...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Students suck up resources whilst giving nothing back

In response to, Alistair Thompson: "If students got out of bed to vote, politicians would treat them with more respect", Oliver J.S McMullen wrote: Having...

Alistair Thompson: If students got out of bed to vote, politicians would treat them with more respect

Yesterday several national newspapers carried a new analysis suggesting that a number of senior politicians could lose their seats in 2015 if the nation’s...

Laura Perrins: “These numbers are huge. We are pumping billions in childcare” – so what happened to austerity Sam?

Junior childcare minister Sam Gyimah has shamelessly trumpeted the spectacular leftist social engineering engaged in by the party formerly known as the Conservatives. Mr...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Total madness of a Government that has doubled national debt

In response to, “Nick Wood: A strange economic conspiracy. Tories pretend to cut and Labour pretends to protest”, The Sage wrote: Andrew Neil seems to...

Laura Perrins: Advent prepares us for Christ’s birth. A perfect excuse to turn off the liberal idiots of the Today programme

It has been quite a week or two. Somewhere in between watching people punch each others lights out in a Tesco superstore over the...

Kathy Gyngell: The President’s sulky daughters deserved their dressing down. Pity the messenger got shot

If I were President of the United States of America – quite a stretch of the imagination, I appreciate - and my sons (now...