Joseph Charlton is Media Advisor to Evgeny Lebedev and a comment writer for The Independent.
10 October 2014 06:57 PM
One wonders what Farage's view of a 'quality' Britain would look like
30 December 2013 04:30 PM
The hearts of many are easily swayed by the actions of just a few talented athletes
22 December 2013 04:49 PM
In one US State, homelessness may be about to become history
18 December 2013 05:59 PM
Barack Obama gravely overlooks the unfolding HIV epidemic in Russia
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
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Chris Leslie: Jeremy Corbyn's anti-austerity agenda will harm the poor, says Labour shadow Chancellor
Landlords renting properties to illegal immigrants to face up to five years in prison
While we fixate on Calais, the Home Office is quietly deporting dozens of migrants on 'ghost flights'
Calais crisis: The seven claims made about the migrants - and the reality
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