Joseph Charlton is Media Advisor to Evgeny Lebedev and a comment writer for The Independent.
17 December 2013 01:48 PM
German football reflects German business. Both value stability, demonstrable competency and obedience to a set of tried and tested rules
18 November 2013 04:44 PM
Surprise, surprise. Boris Johnson has gone and caused a signature ruckus: this time saying we should celebrate, not condemn, the UK’s batch of gazillionaires. And he doesn’t stop there – saying the papers should abandon their annual rich lists and replace them with a catalogue of the country’s top 100 “Tax Heroes”, with automatic knighthoods handed out to the top 10 earners-come-tax contributors.
John Major's comments on privilege are all very well – but was he asleep for Blair's decade in office?
11 November 2013 05:45 PM
“Education, education, education” wasn’t just the crappest tricolon ever
31 October 2013 06:37 PM
Plus, is it just me or is John Williams' 'Stoner' not the party it was cracked up to be?
28 October 2013 01:18 PM
The Velvet Underground man had the residual capability to crack out a hit, but as a rule took pleasure from embracing the obscure instead
15 October 2013 06:06 PM
The Downton Abbey man would do well to spend time at a Croydon high school
10 October 2013 10:51 AM
Lon Snowden expresses gratitude to Russia and Putin for providing safe haven to the NSA whistleblower
Jack Wilshere debate: The problem with English football isn't foreigners, it's lack of foreign tactics
09 October 2013 04:08 PM
English players, English tactics, English glory?
08 October 2013 12:01 PM
Pariah state calls Swiss blocking of imports 'an intolerable mockery’
07 October 2013 11:17 AM
Secretary of State says al-Qa’ida terrorists can ‘run but they can’t hide’ as Libya questions US abduction of Anas al-Liby
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Muslims pre-date Columbus in discovering America,' says Turkish president Erdogan
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Former Tory PM Sir John Major says 'we would not have an NHS without migrants'
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
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