No deals with Huawei, no control of our nuclear industry, no more infiltration in our university research programmes. We need a values-led strategy.
The fifth piece in our series this week about what the Tory Manifesto should look like.
In March 2015 the SNP Government published its latest economic strategy document. This prioritised six growth sectors: food & drink (including agriculture & fisheries), creative Industries (including digital), tourism, energy, financial and bus…
The Coalition for Genocide Response, launching today, urges politicians to ensure the UK fulfils its duty to prevent atrocities, protect victims, and bring perpetrators to justice.
I remember once witnessing a drunk trying to stumble home one winter’s evening. The combination of inebriation and an ice-covered pavement turned this simple task into an epic quest. The drunk – wobbling and stumbling – not only failed to recognise the spectacle he was creating, but was unaware that he had, through his slips […]
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The Defence Secretary confirmed that he has scrapped the zero-tolerance approach to drug-taking in the armed forces, and commanding officers now have discretion.
I’m delighted that the Government is today unveiling 20 new University Enterprise Zones. These new UEZs will be based in universities right across the country.
Unbridled worship of the market, ahead of principle, responsibility and loyalty, would be a betrayal of our Party’s history.
Even though public concern about immigration seems to have eased off recently, there is reason for caution.
As the Foreign Secretary’s intervention on Hong Kong shows, Britain is a country which honours its responsibilities to former territories.
The primary motivation to strike a fair agreement with the UK will be to apply pressure to the EU.
The recent history of Hong Kong, from post-war to the British handover in 1997, and in contrast with the unsettled period of today, gives us in Britain important economic and political lessons. Beginning in an island, a port kept apart from the mainland by nature’s moat, such separation contains and incubates, leaving natural boundaries to […]
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The recent massive street demonstrations against a proposal to enable extradition of some criminal suspects from Hong Kong to mainland China (as well as Taiwan and Macau) have focused global … Continue reading →