Press Awards Columnist of the Year 2008, the political commentator Matthew Norman also writes The Independent’s media diary.
30 August 2015 05:46 PM
Plus: Cameron's texts to Boris, and congratulations to Rebekah
We might not like to admit it, but Germany has the moral high ground over us after the migrant crisis
25 August 2015 06:27 PM
While Angela Merkel responds to anti-migrant protests by challenging the nastier instincts of her electorate, David Cameron yields to his
23 August 2015 06:51 PM
Creasy shows all the hallmarks of leadership material
18 August 2015 05:56 PM
In his bespoke lexicon of political cliche, “fresh thinking” translates to “barely rehashed Blairite ideas which sounded stale a decade ago”
11 August 2015 05:45 PM
Moments before the nomination deadline Andew Smith became the 35th and clinching MP to support Corbyn
07 August 2015 04:53 PM
Chuck in a bare-chested Putin stroking the white Siberian tiger cub on his lap, and you’ll have the Bizarro World Yalta
04 August 2015 06:08 PM
We take it for granted that many of the world’s finest athletes use illegal methods, which is why the sport died out long ago as a mainstream passion
02 August 2015 06:54 PM
More unites these Bullingdon brothers than divides them
26 July 2015 08:47 PM
It is, of course, nostalgic fun to hear 'Militant' trotted out as a lethal menace again
25 July 2015 04:15 AM
The inglorious 12th, it pains me more than words can possibly convey, is to be the day Mr Gary Stevens hangs up his scissors
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 2 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train