Jack Dickens

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Monday, 2 March 2020

Coronavirus: global markets update

The effect of coronavirus continues to be felt throughout the global economy. Rising numbers of confirmed cases in several countries …

By Jack Dickens

Thursday, 27 February 2020

How refreshing – a British government that actually believes in Brexit

What is the point of Brexit? What does it mean, in policy terms, to leave the European Union? These were …

By Jack Dickens

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

EU’s Brexit negotiating strategy is the product of insecurity not strength

“Nothing is more usual, among states which have made some advances in commerce, than to look on the progress of …

By Jack Dickens

Friday, 21 February 2020

There is only one rule in Iranian elections – the voters must not prevail

There is a logic to elections in Iran. The regime allows the rituals of popular democracy to proceed, but only …

By Jack Dickens

Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Sabisky episode exposes tensions at heart of Downing Street

This is a government focussed on the health service, crime and levelling up the economy, according to the Prime Minister …

By Jack Dickens

Thursday, 13 February 2020

Who is Rishi Sunak?

It would be fair to say that Boris Johnson’s first cabinet reshuffle has been rather more eventful than anticipated. What …

By Jack Dickens

Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Sanders surges to the top in New Hampshire primary

Senator Bernie Sanders has declared victory in the Democrats’ New Hampshire presidential primary. Follow Reaction on Twitter

By Jack Dickens

Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Britain is right not to give way to bullying Brussels on services

The war of words has continued in Britain’s ongoing battle to define the terms of a new free trade deal …

By Jack Dickens

Monday, 10 February 2020

Ireland election: Sinn Fein surges to top poll

Sinn Féin have stormed their way to the largest number of votes in Ireland’s general election. In the poll held …

By Jack Dickens