Friday, 21 September 2018

Shameless 'People's Vote' campaign will never accept Brexit

“I am very unhappy that the UK is leaving and maybe it would be better to make another referendum”. While..

By Gavin Rice

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Thank goodness Grayling is not in charge of no deal Brexit transport planning...

Oh wait, Chris Grayling is in charge of the government’s contingency plans on transport for a no deal Brexit scenario. This is..

By Gavin Rice

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Steve Bannon 1 - Economist 0 (own goal)

Steve Bannon, the American populist campaigner, Trump strategist and self-professed prophet of “economic nationalism” is in Britain and ruffling establishment..

By Gavin Rice

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Ignore BMW - Brexit is a great boon for free enterprise

The British car manufacturer and leading UK exporter BMW has announced to workers and unions that it will shut its..

By Gavin Rice

Monday, 17 September 2018

In defence of Jacob Rees-Mogg and the diehard Brexiteers

Chequers. Backstop. Canada. Canada-plus. Free movement. Single Market. Customs union. Common Rulebook. Irish Border. Max Fac. The interminable to-ing and..

By Gavin Rice

Friday, 14 September 2018

Dalai Lama ding dong teaches European liberals a lesson on migration

Nigel Farage and the Dalai Lama. Not two names that you would expect to hear in the same sentence, especially..

By Gavin Rice

Thursday, 13 September 2018

Boris is right to call for tax cuts - they're the lifeblood of capitalism

In laying out a radical vision for post-Brexit Britain, Boris Johnson has declared his commitment to tax cuts. Writing in the Daily..

By Gavin Rice

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

McDonnell's Marxist employment reforms would wreck the economy

John McDonnell, the Shadow Chancellor, has declared that a Labour government would force all employers with 250 or more workers..

By Gavin Rice

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Brexit: why no deal is really a good deal

“Brexit means Brexit”. That much-maligned, oft-ridiculed soundbite, for many the very embodiment of modern political message-control gobbledegook, was in fact..

By Gavin Rice