29 April 2020

What needs to change after the COVID crisis?

29 April 2020,
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A crisis always prompts soul searching, all the more so when its scale is measured by a daily death toll. The bank crash was […]


Joe Biden 2020
21 May 2019

Biden’s narrative fails the Marks and Spencer test

21 May 2019,
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It doesn’t matter whether you are chocolate pudding or a would-be president, the product has to meet expectations. The Marks and Spencer ‘food porn’ […]


Corbyn Labour
14 March 2019

You can’t have public benefit without spending a penny

14 March 2019,
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It will probably be looked back on as one of the paradoxes of the Corbyn era that, in 2017, a leader who lacked a […]


21 March 2018

New book tells story of inspirational Corbyn campaign

21 March 2018,
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The story of how Jeremy Corbyn defied the odds to deny the Tories a majority in last year’s general election is set to be […]


30 August 2016

Tax breaks need to be seen to deliver measurable economic benefits

30 August 2016,
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As Theresa May reviews the policies of the previous regime this summer, she might like to pop ‘ER for investors’ on a misappropriation of […]