Simon Childs

News

Oops! Theresa May Unveiled a Statue to a Racist MP

The former PM honoured Nancy Astor, who wondered if Hitler would solve the "world problem" of Jews.
Simon Childs
11.29.19
General Election 2019

Who Won Channel 4's Climate Change Election Debate

Boris Johnson couldn't be arsed to turn up, which was a bad start.
Simon Childs
11.29.19
General Election 2019

Watch Priti Patel Blame Poverty On Everything But the Government

It's not their fault!! Leave them alone!!
Simon Childs
11.21.19
General Election 2019

Who Won the First Election Debate

Johnson had nothing to say but "Brexit", Corbyn missed a trick and an audience member was tired of hearing about foreign people dying.
Simon Childs
11.20.19
General Election 2018

Election Irony Watch: Lib Dem Leader Jo Swinson Is Worried About Fake News

She denied a "very fake" story about her killing squirrels with a slingshot, but refuses to apologise for the Lib Dems routinely misleading voters during this election campaign.
Simon Childs
11.19.19
General Election 2019

Revealed: The Lib Dem Links to a 'Bogus' Tactical Voting Site

Controversial website GetVoting recommends voting Lib Dem in an astonishing 180 constituencies. It's also run by Best For Britain, a campaign with links to Lib Dem donors.
Simon Childs
11.19.19
General Election 2018

All The Voting Tribes You'll Encounter This General Election

Everyone's talking about Workington Man, but what about the Fiat 500 Lib Dem?
Simon Childs
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
11.5.19
General Election 2019

A General Election Is On. Everything You Love Is at Stake

The election campaign could be ugly, but it's a choice between Brexit or Corbyn.
Simon Childs
10.30.19
Politics

Boris Johnson’s Conference Speech Was About Blaming the Left for His Brexit Mess

The Prime Minister's conference address cemented the Conservatives as the party of miserable toil and rank privilege.
Simon Childs
10.2.19
Politics

The Conservative Party Has Become a Brexit Death Cult

At Tory conference this year, everyone must drink the Kool-Aid or face damnation.
Simon Childs
10.1.19
Features

Labour Voted for a Green New Deal – Here's What That Means for the UK

Party members voted in huge numbers to back a socialist climate change policy at their conference. It could change everything.
Simon Childs
9.27.19
Politics

Jeremy Corbyn Calls For 'Elite' Boris Johnson's Resignation

The Labour leader's conference speech made it clear that the party is gearing up for an election – with the vote-winning policies to match.
Simon Childs
9.24.19
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