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.
22 May 2014 06:33 PM
No need to drag the Child Support Agency into things. Surely you can work it out amicably and save those poor taxpayers money
15 May 2014 04:42 PM
By pointing at immigrants, and letting bankers get away with whatever they like, Ukip may well prove to be the most establishment party of them all
Mark Steel: The popular idea that all parties are the same is nonsense. But what voters yearn for is politicians with conviction, soul and humanity
08 May 2014 06:56 PM
There won't be a legal battle for image rights over T-shirts showing ministers' faces
If this counts as consultation, then Gove and his allies must be taking inspiration from Kim Jong-un
01 May 2014 07:59 PM
Those in opposition to academies are now being called immoral
Mark Steel: What a triumph! We’ve persuaded Starbucks to relocate its European headquarters to Britain. Mine’s an extra shot of tax avoidance
17 April 2014 05:02 PM
Our tax regime couldn’t possibly have anything to do with the move, could it?
10 April 2014 06:26 PM
The Prime Minister’s treatment of Maria Miller shows he is not exactly Alexander the Great
Just look at the contribution Yashika Bageerathi might have made to Britain. I mean – obviously she had to be deported
03 April 2014 05:43 PM
The 19-year-old Mauritian caused so much chaos that hundreds rallied round to support her
Mark Steel: There just aren’t enough betting shops on Britain’s high streets. Let’s start converting cathedrals and A&E departments
27 March 2014 06:24 PM
Blokes huddled round a screen ooze fun fun fun like a Brazilian carnival
Really want to know what the bank thinks of you? You’ll find out when a cash machine gobbles up your card
20 March 2014 05:35 PM
It was one controlled by the Royal Bank of Scotland that got me
14 March 2014 07:51 PM
He achieved the sort of popular acclaim most politicians can only dream of – simply by sticking to his principles, says Mark Steel
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin and says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'
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