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A Government Exhausted, Eagle Eye

A Government Exhausted

I have just caught up with this fine study of Labour backbench dissent under Gordon Brown, by Philip Cowley and Mark Stuart (subscription). It describes a government and parliamentary party in a state of advanced psychological and political decay.
I remember being puzzled as a pupil by the explanation we were given at O-level for Clement [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 6 February 2014 at 1:37 pm

Judo Leadership, or Appeasement?, Eagle Eye

Judo Leadership, or Appeasement?

Are parliamentary tactics like an evolutionary arms race? John Rentoul explains

By | Eagle Eye | Sunday, 2 February 2014 at 8:52 pm

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