Towards the end of the nineteenth century Britain began to cede market share in industries such as coal mining, textiles, iron, steel, and shipbuilding.
A new volume of essays laments the lack of support for the Union from anywhere outside Northern Ireland.
The public has been subjected to two years of relentless bombardment about disease and death in this dystopian experiment.
Elections, referenda and political fora are the appropriate settings for such debate, not the courts.
Here, in a nutshell, is why Labour is struggling to make progress. Its obsession with identity politics puts it at odds with the majority of British people.
Furthermore, I will not attend the Conservative Party Conference if vaccine passports are required.
As the culture war becomes more vicious, we lose sight of what ought to be the elemental precepts of a liberal society.
The moment calls for urgently aligning the agenda for devolution and decentralisation with that of growth and recovery.
For the lost Labour seats of the Red Wall, Labour is simply still the party of Britain-bashing and university Marxists.
All three PMs did about as well as anyone could in the circumstances, and all three, so far as one can see, are doomed.
It should worry us all that a Conservative government is even on board with the concept of a hate crime.
The Mayor of London is wrong to seek to erase our common history rather than contribute to it in new ways.
It is also politically shrewd – showing free market radicalism and compassion for the poor.
The former may have won a battle, but the latter will win the war. Diverse, inclusive, victimhood culture is the future.