There is evidence, however, that suggests that the move to abandoning all recent Tory traditions is not quite so straightforward.
However, the Dissolution and Calling of Parliament Bill must be strengthened.
The author warns we are sending far too many people to university and creating “a whole great bloated cognitive bureaucratic class”.
The legacy of the Fujimorista regime has shaped Peru to this day, and has been far more pervasive and corrosive than General Velasco’s.
The Prime Minister deplores the “rancour and tribal bitterness” of modern debate, and criticises politicians “making promises you cannot keep”.
Our future Conservative Party leadership needs to address quickly and effectively the problems which have led to the latter’s rise.
Each week, our panel of John O’Sullivan, Rachel Wolf, Trevor Phillips, Tim Montgomerie and Marcus Roberts will analyse and assess what’s happening.
They are chosen not from a factional or ideological standpoint, but from what I see while doing the job of Mayor.
“The disenchantment of the traditional working class with the left clearly creates an opportunity for the right.”
Maybe this new-party-with-a-charismatic-leader thing isn’t as easy as people imagined.
The object of the exercise is to absorb within a stable democratic practice a new element which, if unabsorbed, may have fatal effects.
“What we will have is the arrival in this country of the sort of populist politics on the extremes that we’re seeing in most other European countries.”