The Editorial Board

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Friday, 7 August 2020

Recovery will be driven by markets, not the virtue signalling of Davos Man

Capitalism, the near-universal economic and social system on which the world depends, is under re-appraisal – again. The most recent …

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Friday, 31 July 2020

The Covid war must not be followed by a big state Attlee-style peace

A snapshot of this moment in history would show the developed world ridden by two parallel conflicts: one is the …

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Friday, 24 July 2020

Sole beneficiaries of Scottish independence: China and Russia

It’s official: the Scottish Question is once again heading the lengthy list of issues concerning the British government. Or so …

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Friday, 17 July 2020

Boris will have to watch his back

Will the Conservative Party, any time soon, return to significant normality? The phrase the Prime Minister coined to inject optimism …

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Friday, 10 July 2020

If we get a WTO Brexit the EU will only have itself to blame

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Friday, 3 July 2020

No point cowering before an arrogant, imperialist Chinese government

Hot on the heels of Sino-British tensions over Huawei and Beijing’s responsibility for the Covid-19 pandemic comes a fresh confrontation, …

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Friday, 26 June 2020

The world needs a strong America

Friends of the United States looking in – at the handling of Covid-19 and at the conduct of the current …

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Friday, 19 June 2020

Enterprise and innovation, not state control, will power the recovery

The British government borrowing figures for May have been published and they are big league statistics. Public sector debt at …

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Friday, 12 June 2020

Black Lives Matter campaign has been hijacked by extremists

Alarmingly, the landscape of Britain, especially its capital, has assumed an aspect of alien, dystopian desolation. Its origin was three …

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