Ian Birrell is a former Deputy Editor of The Independent and co-founder of Africa Express
03 May 2015 06:19 PM
For all its flaws and fissures, our country is a pretty well-governed place
26 April 2015 03:45 PM
Is it too much to ask that the leading lights might throw off their shackles, and project a positive reason to vote for them?
12 April 2015 08:50 PM
Given her lack of authenticity and campaigning record, is she really the best candidate?
05 April 2015 06:38 PM
Farage's crass brand of dog-whistle politics has shamefully found an echo in all three mainstream parties
29 March 2015 07:25 PM
Parties must rise to election challenge
22 March 2015 06:25 PM
Since the Coalition came to power, the average cost of a home in London has surged from £329,133 to almost half a million pounds
15 March 2015 06:33 PM
Is it coincidence the two have a positive outlook on this issue, by contrast with pessimism and hostility heard elsewhere in our political discourse?
09 March 2015 08:11 AM
British foreign policy should be biased on the side of democracy and human rights
01 March 2015 06:14 PM
From Murdoch to HSBC bosses, a litany of controversial figures have now been put on the spot
22 February 2015 08:43 PM
Britain likes to pose as a force for decency in the world, but it's permitting hundreds of desperate people to needlessly die
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: SNP and its activists 'openly racist' towards the English, Farage says
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
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- 3 Indonesia executions: Death row British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford will refuse to wear a blindfold when she faces firing squad
- 4 How the language you speak changes your view of the world
- 5 Royal baby girl born: Duchess of Cambridge's second child will be a princess thanks to Queen