5 things about this week (25 June 2019)

by Stephen Tall on June 25, 2019

Embed from Getty Images I had thought the most depressing thing about this week would be the near-inevitability of Boris Johnson becoming Prime Minister. A man who failed disastrously as foreign secretary — of whom his old boss at the (…)

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5 things about this week (17 June 2019)

by Stephen Tall on June 17, 2019

Embed from Getty Images Rory Stewart is the undisputed breakout star of the Conservative party leadership election. What started out, seemingly, as a quixotic tourist excursion into the Westminster souk – with his random Rory Walks filmed for Twitter – (…)

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5 things about this week (8 June 2019)

by Stephen Tall on June 8, 2019

Embed from Getty Images So it’s going to be Boris Johnson, then. That’s more of a comment than a question. His momentum in the race to succeed Theresa May appears unstoppable. Pundits mostly caveat that with a “unless he makes (…)

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