Michael Mosbacher

Michael Mosbacher

‘It is generally a bad idea for a magazine to spend too much time talking about itself. But this month is an exception.’

‘A Speaker with a strong political agenda is a dangerous creature under the Westminster model’

‘If we know one thing about Theresa May, it is that she always wants to carry on, however bad the outlook’

‘The real reason for former prime ministers not going to the Lords is their dislike of declaring how much they earn’

‘A general election this autumn is unlikely, but if it were to happen it would smash both Labour and the Conservatives’

The so-called “independently-minded” Conservative MP is merely a conventional soft-left member of the public sector producer class

‘What is the basis for Owen Jones’s claim that the Tories are trying to rig the next election?’

‘Theresa May is committed to implementing Brexit, believing that any reversal of this policy would destroy the Conservative Party once and for all’

‘Talk of bringing down the government is growing among Tory MPs alarmed by the prospect of a soft Brexit’

The influential American novelist may be fine for teenage misfits but not for adults