The media caravan has already moved on, but for the record here are five more observations about the boundaries vote, in increasing order of importance.
1. Not that it … Read the rest
Like every socialist French government of the post-Cold War era, President François Hollande had pledged to set an end to French interference in African affairs, to end “la Françafrique”. As … Read the rest
Since the 1970s it has been widely accepted that incumbent legislators in a number of countries representing single member districts have enjoyed an advantage in their bids for re-election. In … Read the rest
It’s now exactly fifty years since Hugh Gaitskell, Leader of the Labour Party from 1955 to 1963, died of a mysterious illness.
The Labour Party … Read the rest