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.
16 April 2015 06:09 PM
If a Labour policy had been derided by so many leading figures, most newspapers would have huge headlines screaming 'Miliband denounced as sociopath'
10 April 2015 07:01 PM
Presumably Osborne will announce that from now on no Jihadists will be deported, as many of them are working and providing tax revenue
01 April 2015 06:00 PM
Tomorrow the news will probably start: 'The Labour Party was rocked today by a letter supporting David Cameron, signed by David Cameron'
Could the BBC be any more left-wing? First they employ loads of Tories, and then they're caught chillaxing in Cameron's kitchen
26 March 2015 06:32 PM
The fact that they ask the Prime Minister any questions at all is pretty suspect
12 March 2015 06:27 PM
The PM says he's done his best to ensure the debates take place, but all the other leaders keep getting in the way by agreeing to everything
All Nigel Farage did was construct a party against meddling foreigners, and for some reason it seems to have attracted racists
05 March 2015 05:53 PM
Who would've thought that blaming our problems on immigration had any downsides?
26 February 2015 05:04 PM
Without second jobs, will the Tories now try to raise the minimum wage to £67,000?
If HSBC can help rich people avoid paying tax, why don't they help the poor avoid paying their fuel bills?
19 February 2015 04:55 PM
I’ve got just the idea for the bank’s next move
11 February 2015 07:02 PM
Soon these clubs will become countries of their own
05 February 2015 06:26 PM
Can’t these 17th-century traditions be a bit more, well, 11th century?
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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- 4 Ben Affleck asked TV chiefs to hide slave-owning ancestry, new hacked Sony emails published by Wikileaks claim
- 5 Farmer told to tear down mock-Tudor castle after hiding construction behind hay bales