Commentator and stand-up comedian Mark Steel has presented several radio and television programmes, and appeared on Have I Got News for You and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. In 2006 he published 'Vive La Revolution: A Stand-up History of the French Revolution', and in 2000 stood as a candidate in the London Assembly elections.
29 January 2015 07:23 PM
With the return of Blairism, it's no wonder Labour has lost so much support to the Greens
22 January 2015 05:39 PM
Or maybe the report’s taking so long because it’s being handwritten by Franciscan monks
15 January 2015 06:58 PM
Perhaps "I don't agree with what you say, but defend your right to say it" gets lost in translation to Arabic
Charlie Hebdo: Norway's Christians didn't have to apologise for Anders Breivik, and it's the same for Muslims now
08 January 2015 06:34 PM
It's as if no one in any Western country has ever gone berserk with a gun in a public place before
18 December 2014 06:56 PM
You've got to worry for Fidel's health now, though...
11 December 2014 06:10 PM
If these people knew how to cook, they’d be able to make nothing last for several weeks
04 December 2014 07:45 PM
Perhaps the rule with nativity plays should be that anyone who thinks they matter shouldn't be allowed to have anything to do with them
27 November 2014 06:14 PM
His problem is if he does win the election he’ll have to keep it up
Let me list the reasons that the Green Party should definitely not be allowed into the TV election debates...
20 November 2014 07:12 PM
Once you have five people in a debate, it becomes too unmanageable
13 November 2014 07:00 PM
His critics within the party seem scared to propose anything that might upset their opponents
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
The open loathing between Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu just got worse
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
President Putin is a dangerous psychopath - reason is not going to work with him
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Britain's widening poverty gap should be causing outrage at the start of the election campaign
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- 2 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 3 Jewish community urged to boycott Cornwall village after residents vote for 'Hitlers Walk' sign to be reinstated
- 4 Benedict Cumberbatch's Alan Turing gay-rights campaign snubbed by Prince William and Kate Middleton
- 5 Kim Sears responds to swearing controversy with 'parental advisory' T-shirt at Andy Murray's Australian Open final