Garvan Walshe is a former National and International Security Policy Adviser to the Conservative Party Democracy doesn’t defend itself. It only survives if citizens and the politicians they elect defend political institutions and keep those who would destroy them out of power. This is the idea behind militant democracy, whose name we owe to the […]
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The US and UK, along with other countries in Europe, are fighting to ensure that no one is persecuted for their religious beliefs.
This policy threatens their work, training and future. The Government should think again.
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It would need unanimous agreement. Looking at each of the 27’s varying comments, there are six distinct camps of opinion.
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The question now is now whether this further response to Russian activity is needed. Opinion is certainly beginning to move in this direction.
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Under the aegis of the European Union, an ‘anti-corruption crackdown’ has brought Putin-style repression to our doorstep.
My bill will offer victims a 12 month rehabilitation period of secure status in the UK, with support to begin their recovery.