Tuesday, 13 June 2017

What could Labour push for on a “softer Brexit” and would Conservative MPs support it?

It is reported that there are 342 MPs who will support a “softer Brexit” – including 255 Labour MPs, 25..

By Andrew Lilico

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Don’t worry – it’ll all be fine

A month and a bit ago, Theresa May announced a General Election. She didn’t have to. Indeed, just before she..

By Andrew Lilico

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Everyone calm down. Theresa May is fine

I was never a fan of Theresa May. But she’s okay, in that less-than-perfect-but-what-is way that most Conservative Prime Ministers..

By Andrew Lilico

Friday, 26 May 2017

Corbyn is so blinded by anti-West hatred he can't spot the Bad Guys

In some people’s minds, the way things work are this. Terrorists must have a reason for attacking us. A “reason”..

By Andrew Lilico

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Should we care about the UK’s “low productivity”?

“Productivity” is the ratio of outputs to inputs used in a production process – that is to say, the output..

By Andrew Lilico

Friday, 5 May 2017

Why can’t we use the existing principles to calculate the Brexit “departure bill”?

In the current furore about the claim the UK will owe the EU tens of billions of euros when we..

By Andrew Lilico

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Electing Corbyn would be a catastrophe on the basis of his economic policies alone

In the General Election campaign, Jeremy Corbyn presents what we’ve become used, in our modern metaphorical age, to describing as..

By Andrew Lilico

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

How to choose our new geopolitical partners

In Douglas Dowell’s piece, Sentiments and statistics: why CANZUK won’t fly, he sets out the proportions of exports to CANZUK..

By Andrew Lilico

Friday, 7 April 2017

Investment boycotts don’t come for free

Consumer and investor power have come to be seen as key drivers of ethical conduct over the past couple of..

By Andrew Lilico