Category: Newspapers & magazines

Why did the Daily Mail support Johnson long after other press allies turned their backs?

Why did the Daily Mail support Johnson long after other press allies turned their backs?

Why did the Daily Mail support Johnson long after other press allies turned their backs? A newspaper that styles itself as a bastion of middle England morality should have been the first to ask hard questions of a doomed leader After Boris Johnson was elected to “get Brexit done” with a huge 80-seat majority, the…
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Time to fix Boris’s mistakes

Time to fix Boris’s mistakes

Never before in modern times have we seen quite such a dramatic shattering of a government . The abject collapse of Boris Johnson’s premiership now triggers a whole new series of problems. Notably the extent to which he will be allowed to continue in office until a replacement is […]   In 2019, it was…
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Woke Halifax no longer understands its ordinary customers

Woke Halifax no longer understands its ordinary customers

Yesterday the word “pronouns” was trending across social media. This wasn’t a campaign by the noun liberation front, it was a response to a tweet by Halifax bank which read “Pronouns matter. #It’sapeoplething.” A photograph accompanying the post displayed a badge with the name “Gemma” and pronouns “she/her/hers” written […] Click here to view original…
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The NHS wreckers cannot accept that the British public still back it | Polly Toynbee

No one can deny that the health service is struggling, but the rightwing press seems desperate to shift the blame away from the government “Are we falling out of love with the NHS?” That Spectator question ricochets around the rightwing media in a hailstorm of attacks on the NHS. They expect trouble if next month’s…
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The NHS wreckers cannot accept that the British public still back it | Polly Toynbee

No one can deny that the health service is struggling, but the rightwing press seems desperate to shift the blame away from the government “Are we falling out of love with the NHS?” That Spectator question ricochets around the rightwing media in a hailstorm of attacks on the NHS. They expect trouble if next month’s…
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Murdoch’s divorce will leave a hole in his life. Could a new prime minister fill it? | Marina Hyde

It’s all over for Rupert and Jerry – but pity Boris Johnson if the old mogul wants to see a new broom in No 10 Like all true romantics, I can’t believe Jerry has split with the Pacemaker. News that Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Jerry Hall, are to divorce contradicts the lyrics of their…
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