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Trump’s treatment of migrants is shameful – but so are Hitler comparisons

Trump’s treatment of migrants is shameful – but so are Hitler comparisons

Frederick Colbey June 24, 2018 0

President Donald Trump is no stranger to controversy. From the minute he launched his presidential campaign with ‘we need to build a wall across the United States/Mexico border’, the news has been dominated by

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Opinion: Why it’s time to chop Chope’s knighthood!

Opinion: Why it’s time to chop Chope’s knighthood!

Frederick Colbey June 23, 2018 0

At 25 years old, Gina Martin went to a festival at Hyde Park in London. All she wanted was a fun day out with her sister. As she was enjoying the Killers, she noticed

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Why The Masterpiece Cake Shop Case Shouldn’t Give You Hope

Why The Masterpiece Cake Shop Case Shouldn’t Give You Hope

Christian Payne June 14, 2018 0

The US Supreme Court finally offered a decision on the masterpiece cake shop case. But while the court narrowly ruled in favour of the baker, the decision should not give hope to the adherents

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Poldark causes feminists to get their knickers in a twist, again

Poldark causes feminists to get their knickers in a twist, again

Najma Zaman June 13, 2018 0

Way back in October 2016 The Backbencher wrote about the hypocrisy of feminists denouncing the portrayal of an ambiguous sexual encounter but then celebrating the act of a woman striking her husband. Najma Zaman

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The Scottish nationalist movement’s embarrassing stunts reveal a movement bereft of ideas

The Scottish nationalist movement’s embarrassing stunts reveal a movement bereft of ideas

David Bone June 12, 2018 0

What does a child do when it doesn’t get its own way? It has a tantrum. Lashes out. Its behaviour can get more and more outlandish as it constructs a delusional inner world to

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Momentum activist shares fascist anti-Semitic material

Momentum activist shares fascist anti-Semitic material

James Bickerton June 7, 2018 0

Nick Robinson is a Momentum member & activist and community radio manager from Loughton in Essex with a history of sharing anti-Semitic and conspiratorial anti-Zionist material on social media. On his Facebook page he

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Corbyn’s Facebook page riddled with anti-Semitic comments

Corbyn’s Facebook page riddled with anti-Semitic comments

James Bickerton June 7, 2018 0

Two days ago Corbyn put a message on his Facebook page supporting the annual Palestinian “Right of return” rally (see bottom of page). The response from a section of his Facebook followers was, to

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WRONG ABOUT EVERYTHING:  HOW THE SOIXANTE-HUITARDS POISONED OUR AGE

WRONG ABOUT EVERYTHING: HOW THE SOIXANTE-HUITARDS POISONED OUR AGE

Neil Lyndon June 2, 2018 0

“That feeling of being superior to the official political thought – a feeling that never left us – was not the fruit of unjustified presumption. There was nothing personal in it; it was the

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How Big Data and AI will transform our politics

How Big Data and AI will transform our politics

Sam Ancliff May 29, 2018 0

Technology is rapidly changing every aspect of our lives and businesses are working hard to capitalise on this. Many companies are having to face the stark choice of “disrupt, innovate or die” and technological

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Why aren’t the far-left treated with the same disdain as the far-right?

Why aren’t the far-left treated with the same disdain as the far-right?

James Bickerton May 18, 2018 0

Note – an abbreviated version of this piece was first published by Conservative Home – you can read it here. If you teleported a person from 1970s Britain to London’s Clerkenwell on the afternoon of

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