Mar 29, 2021
Alex Salmond sets up a new party and some senior SNP figures defect. Whatever the other consequences defections will be destabilising for N Sturgeon and her team..No parallel is precise but Tory defections to UKIP freaked out the normally too calm D Cameron and in the early 80s defections to the SDP doomed Labour for...
Mar 22, 2021
The greater the doubt about the UK's place in the world the more it seeks to fly the flag....since the Suez Crisis the UK's sense of itself has been a contradictory mix of jingoism and extreme insecurity.....It's more straightforward for believers in 'British exceptionalism' to get worked up about the Union Jack rather...
Mar 17, 2021
Rock n Roll Politics is streaming live tonight at 7pm...My themes:
Covid, Voters and The State; Rishi Sunak-Who is He?; Met Police-Who's in Charge? Plus Predictions, live questions and much more.
Tickets here for live show and valid for a week-
Mar 15, 2021
A preview of Wednesday evening's livestream plus questions on whether the fashion for localism is misplaced, Keir Starmer, the vaccine 'war' and why we should be alarmed that most people in the UK have little or no interest in politics.
Tickets for Wednesday evening's Rock N Roll Politics are available here. The show is...
Mar 8, 2021
Tony Benn used to argue it was the policies and not the personalities that mattered. Was he right-with reference to Alex Salmond, Nicola Sturgeon, RIshi Sunak and Boris Johnson?
Rock N Roll Politics is streaming live at 7 on Mar 17th. Tickets here: