Westminster

‘Will the Independent Group break the mould of British politics? The odds must be against it, but perhaps they are not as poor as they first look’

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

The first female PM faced unprecedented vitriol from snobbish cultural bureaucrats

Entryism plagued the Labour Party in the 1970s, and is doing so again

The tumultuous day Jeremy Corbyn was crowned Labour leader

The new Labour leader’s far-left politics mean the Conservatives no longer need to play Blairite games. The modernisers’ days are over

Like the Gadarene swine, the Left are hurtling toward destruction

“We should never trust the government — any government — to look after us in old age”

Tony Blair has discredited Blairism, enabling a far-left ideologue to gain control of the party despite his grotesque worldview

The Labour leadership candidate’s new young supporters are naive, but his political opponents are intellectually lazy