Coalition government

Far from being democratically sound, grand coalitions foster short-termism and reinforce more extreme parties’ power of veto.

The new Education Secretary’s anti-statist revolution must live up to his rhetoric by allowing schools to set their own admissions policies

The coalition government’s new levy on banks will be a levy on banks’ customers

David Cameron has his hands full keeping his coalition with Nick Clegg going while the country is in crisis. Is he up to the task?

Don’t be fooled by the Lib Dems’ moderate image. Nick Clegg’s party harbours some highly illiberal people