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.
05 December 2013 06:24 PM
World Cups bring out the worst in England, looking back to when we ruled the world
28 November 2013 07:30 PM
Of course, the problem with this country is that bankers haven’t been greedy enough
Of course you don’t need qualified teachers in free schools. Or qualified brain surgeons, for that matter
31 October 2013 07:04 PM
It's obvious that the more you leave our enterprises unregulated the better they do
24 October 2013 05:45 PM
If the US was tapping Berlusconi, it could charge people to listen and wipe out its debt
17 October 2013 06:07 PM
US republicans have shown a new way to govern – by giving up on winning elections
11 October 2013 12:00 AM
Mind your back garden! The Communists are on the loose!
03 October 2013 07:03 PM
They must have worked out that creating no extra houses will result in there not being any more houses
26 September 2013 06:15 PM
If energy companies are asked to get by on £6bn a year, they might as well not bother
19 September 2013 07:13 PM
Some people object that we couldn’t have known that Assad would turn out like this
12 September 2013 07:28 PM
Don't worry about grammatical errors in a police statement. They’ll change it anyway
In defence of liberal democracy
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
- 1 If I were Prime Minister: I'd give tax cuts to the rich, keep Trident, and get my football team wrong
- 2 Italian police 'reveal' what Jesus looked like as a young boy
- 3 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'
- 4 University student in court for allegedly covering housemates' food in window cleaner and spit
- 5 Ryan Gosling posts tribute to 'Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal' creator Ryan McHenry