Thursday, 16 February 2017

UKIP changed the course of history

Nigel Farage dodged a bullet back in 1986, when he said he was too busy to take part in an..

By Iain Martin


Tuesday, 14 February 2017

How Ivanka Trump became America's first female President

Dateline Washington (sometime in 2034) The first indication that there was more to the story than just another “fake news”..

By Iain Martin


Monday, 13 February 2017

UKIP latest: Paul Nuttall damaging Harris Tweed brand, by wearing it

One of the great British success stories of the last decade is Harris Tweed. Before its revival, and adoption by..

By Iain Martin


Saturday, 11 February 2017

Europe needs to grow up. Europe needs a great power conference

There are plenty of conservatives right now who offer a wry smile when the subject of Donald Trump comes up...

By Iain Martin


Friday, 10 February 2017

Trump loses travel ban appeal. US system working

“The emergency motion for a stay pending appeal is DENIED.” So ends the judgment from the US Court of Appeals for..

By Iain Martin


Thursday, 9 February 2017

Is there a Martin Schulz who can save Labour?

The list of names being presented as next Labour leader gets more ridiculous by the minute. I have now established..

By Iain Martin


Thursday, 9 February 2017

Control freak Number 10 running the country from the bar of the Corinthia Hotel (*)

Forget Steve Bannon for a second. The key advisor to US President Donald Trump compares his man to Henry VIII..

By Iain Martin


Thursday, 9 February 2017

Clive Lewis is not the answer, to anything

This will be an extremely short post. Clive Lewis has resigned from the shadow cabinet, over Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s..

By Iain Martin


Monday, 6 February 2017

Cheer up. Brexit is a great opportunity

One of my favourite writers is Walter Ellis, Fleet Street veteran and contributor to Reaction. A lifetime of turning out..

By Iain Martin