Ian Birrell is a former Deputy Editor of The Independent and co-founder of Africa Express
We are being lied to about immigration - it is politicians, not migrants, who have run down our public services
14 December 2014 06:41 PM
If there are too few doctors’ surgeries and primary schools, whose fault is that?
30 November 2014 10:48 PM
I found old voters, strong candidates and EU hostility in a safe Tory seat
16 November 2014 10:46 PM
Attempts to pacify the rabble win them over briefly before they return even more rabid
09 November 2014 06:51 PM
Either you define yourself quickly or others do it for you
02 November 2014 07:08 PM
So why does British aid continue to flood in?
19 October 2014 07:16 PM
The UK’s claim to be taking a lead in tackling the crisis does not bear scrutiny
05 October 2014 06:34 PM
Few ponder the potential implications of multi-party politics crashing against a creaking two-party system
03 October 2014 06:39 PM
View from Liberia
14 September 2014 03:59 PM
Ransoms? Raids? Media black-outs? What should the strategy be?
01 September 2014 09:42 AM
It is shameful cowardice to pretend this isn't an invasion. We must act.
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
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Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib Dem leader
- 1 PlayStation and Xbox hacked by Lizard Squad
- 2 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 4 Vagina canoe artist defends herself over ‘obscenity’ charges
- 5 The Queen’s speech 2014: Recap and Twitter reaction to Game of Thrones reference