Tag Archives: alex smith

Your essential weekend reader — 12 must-read articles you may have missed

It’s Saturday evening, so here are twelve thought-provoking articles to stimulate your thinking juices…

Britain and Europe: Making the break – The Economist‘s verdict on many Europhobes’ éjaculation nocturne: ‘The most likely outcome would be that Britain would find itself as a scratchy outsider with somewhat limited access to the single market, almost no influence and few friends. And one certainty: that having once departed, it would be all but impossible to get back in again.’

Boris shows that Eurosceptics are in a mess

Posted in News | Also tagged , , , , , , , , and | 8 Comments

Election 2.0: How did the internet shape the general election?

The Yoosk website recently put together a panel of bloggers to answer questions about the impact of the internet, and social media in particular, on British politics. Alongside Iain Dale, Alex Smith and James Evans I answered a range of questions:

Was the UK 2010 general election an internet election?

Posted in Online politics | Also tagged , and | 3 Comments
Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarJayne Mansfield 27th May - 12:19pm
    @ Michael BG, Michael may I just point out that dementia isn't actually an illness. Dementia is an umbrella term. It has multiple causes and...
  • User Avatarexpats 27th May - 12:15pm
    Alex Macfie...Did you actually read the evidence you posted? In fact, they support MY views rather than yours.... What is untrue about Corbyn's...“During the 1980s…...
  • User Avatarexpats 27th May - 12:05pm
    Denis Loretto 27th May '17 - 9:33am.............Unlike Expats I thought the Andrew Neil interview was as much a car crash for Corbyn as the previous...
  • User AvatarSimon Shaw 27th May - 11:49am
    @Dave Orbison "He has repeatedly made it abundantly clear that he is not a pacifist and recognises that force is sometimes required. His speech is...
  • User AvatarSimon Shaw 27th May - 11:41am
    @Dave Orbison "Simon Shaw – hopefully you found this easier to understand, though no doubt you will disagree and prefer to talk about the IRA."...
  • User AvatarDave Orbison 27th May - 11:40am
    Ray Atkins re reference to Chamberlain. Really? Can we not have a reasoned debate about this without introducing spurious arguements which misrepresent people's views simply...