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This one image explains why the party is over for Britain’s right-wingers

Every generation, there’s an image which comes to define which political movement has captured the public imagination, and which has lost its way. This image may well sum up the tide turning away from Britain’s right-wing parties, toward a more compassionate, cooperative future. It’s conference season. While the Liberal Democrats promised “Stronger Economy, Fairer Society”,…

CARDIFF, WALES - AUGUST 11:  Labour leadership candidate Jeremy Corbyn attends a rally at the Mercure Holland house hotel on August 11, 2015 in Cardiff, Wales. Earlier he addressed supporters at a gathering at the memorial stones to Welsh Labour hero and NHS creator Aneurin Bevan in Tredegar, Wales.  (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)

Jeremy Corbyn Proves Politicians Can ‘Speak Human’ Without Being Bigots

The Labour Party has attracted more new members since Jeremy Corbyn became leader, than UKIP have been able to scrape together in their entire existence. Why? Voters really want a politician that speaks human, but unlike Nigel Farage, Corbyn can do this without being a bigot. The Labour Surge For much of the last parliament,…

Typical anti political correctness meme from the PC Watch Blog

It’s Time To Get Real About Political Correctness

It has become cool to act as if ‘political correctness’ is some kind of cultural oppression, and to elevate those who challenge it as subversive, radical, fresh-thinkers.  This is part of the attractiveness of parties like UKIP, presenting themselves as a slap in the face to the mainstream.  But it is actually the defense, not…

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An Open Letter to Scotland: So Long, and Thanks for all the Fish

Dear Scotland, In Douglas Adams’ book “Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy”, all the dolphins leave earth just before it is annihilated.  Their parting message to the humans: “So long, and thanks for all the fish”. I think that’s pretty apt for our current situation. Scotland, we are on the road to ruin here.  It’s really…

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Nigel Farage Taken Apart in Landmark LBC Radio Interview with James O’Brien

UKIP leader Nigel Farage must now regret his decision to challenge LBC Radio’s James O’Brien to a debate today  over the broadcaster’s criticisms of the party .  In a dazzling example of gloves-off political interview technique, O’Brien came armed to the teeth with awkward questions that left Farage floundering.  We need more of this. The…

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UKIP Brings in Police and Lawyers to Censor Bloggers – It’s on Farage, It’s on

The UK Independence Party (UKIP) dropped all pretense as a Libertarian party this week when they brought in police and lawyers to threaten bloggers who shared a ‘fact check’ leaflet of UKIP’s policies.  Our response needs to be defiant, let’s get this leaflet around the country and the world. Censorship, Brought to You by UKIP…