Ukip

How UKIP metamorphosed from ex-Tory Eurobores to a political force appealing to all manner of malcontents

On the doorsteps of Essex and Glasgow, the reasons why voters are turning to UKIP and the SNP appear remarkably similar

The Left is paying a heavy price for its cowardice towards Islamist fascism. The state is demanding new powers to deal with the threat

Online speech is over-regulated. The police have better things to do than round up those who say offensive or insulting things on social media

The Conservative Party’s most loyal rebel

The Mayor of London may see himself as the coming man of destiny, but there are plenty of rivals to thwart his path to 10 Downing Street

It can only be defeated if we too promise an in/out referendum on EU membership and fair, not free, movement of labour in Europe

As Europe’s economic crisis persists, the success of UKIP is a reminder to the Tories that politicians cannot ignore the people

By allowing misleading party names and failing to prevent ballot fraud, the Electoral Commission has shown that it is not up to the job

When you and your former schoolmates’ views and values have drifted far apart