For his Shadow Cabinet, I would choose media friendly spokespeople, and back them up with deputies more on the policy wonkish side of things.
One can conceive of Ministers seeking an all-party public front, and Labour objecting to responsibility with no power.
Meanwhile Corbyn behaved like a grumpy adolescent.
They have spent their lives attacking the people who risk their lives trying to protect us from evil and dangerous people. And they lie as they try to cover their tracks.
In his need, Labour’s leader is turning for inspiration to a predecessor who will scarcely be at the top of his list of role models.
The Fixed Terms Parliament Act may pave the way to delivering Brexit by October 31. And for that, we can thank…
Corbyn is intensely vague on the topic – and is doing his very best to remain so.
The Labour leader is under mounting pressure to support a second referendum – but time is against one, and he knows it.
Online they swarm when I ask for questions to Davidson: they must be frightened of her. Plus: what was May thinking? What I’ll be doing. Top 100 people on the Conservative Right. And: why Farage should quit UKIP.
Plus: Mugabe wrecked Zimbabwe. Tommy Robinson – and how Batten is wrecking UKIP. Can Farage save it?
A tour de force from May. Utter failure from Labour’s leader. And: how Blair’s Iraq legacy gives credence to deranged conspiracy theories.
The Leader of the Opposition admired himself for behaving like a backbench dissident.
The Prime Minister told one good joke and then bored her way to victory.
Throughout the Cold War there were many good people on the Left who held to what was right. Then there were people like Corbyn and Milne.
Plus: I’m beating James O’Brien; Labour’s telling silence on Venezuela; and saying farewell to a friend.