Clinton snubs Thatcher

According to Hillary Clinton’s latest book  “Margaret Thatcher did not deserve a place in the book about history’s gutsiest women because she failed to make a positive difference for others” The former first Lady is touring the UK promoting  “ “The Book of Gutsy Women: Favourite Stories of Courage and Resilience” , which she co-wrote with…

Snap General election approved for December 12

MPs last night overwhelmingly voted to end the Brexit paralysis at Westminster and put the issue back to the people, setting a general election for December 12, 2019. Boris Johnson’s plan to hold a pre-Christmas election was approve by 438 votes to 20, after Labour finally agreed to drop its opposition to an early poll,…

Keith Vaz faces six month suspension

Keith Vaz, former chair of the Commons Home Affairs-committee, is facing a six-month suspension from parliament after an inquiry found “compelling” evidence  he offered to procure class A drugs for other people. The Labour MP, who has represented Leicester East since 1087, resigned from the committee three years ago, after a newspaper exposé claimed he…

Fall of Thatcher, her changes to divide Britain

  A conspiracy removed Margaret Thatcher states Charles Moore almost in slow motion. The volume starts in 1987 with Thatcher’s third general election victory covers  her fall from power in 1990, and her subsequent decline.  In the previous two volumes Moore has worked 20 years covering her childhood  and early years, then her first victory…

Boris Johnson’s bid to secure Brexit

Boris Johnson will launch his bid to secure Brexit later this week with allies admitting they could know “by weekend” whether the EU is willing to engage with a detailed proposals to resolve the Irish border issue or if Britain is heading for a no-deal departure. Boris Johnson ,is hoping Leo Varadkar, Irish Prime Minister,…

Controversial years of early 1980s

The Labour Party under the leadership of Michael Foot  with the “longest suicide note in history” Labour’s 1983 election manifesto was deeply unpopular and it felt like a turning point in British politics. Margaret Thatcher had came power in 1979 with a daring plan to reverse Britain’s decline into shabbiness and chaos, as factories closed…

David Cameron’s legacy and leadership overran by Eurosceptics

Former UK prime minister’s tenure as Conservative leader simply highlighted a warm-up act before  another Bullingdon Club boy Boris Johnson, blagged his way to his days at the top. According to Johnson Cameron is genuinely clever and hard-working a “girly swot” but according to Cameron, Johnson who styles himself as the “Hulk” is a jealous…

Tabata Amaral’s rising popularity

    Tabata Amaral, a 25-year-old Harvard educated lawmaker, has emerged as the rising star of Brazilian politics a liberal opponent to the often controversial and nationalistic president Jair Bolsonaro. Tabata Claudia Amaral  de Pontes, born  14 November 1993, is a Brazilian political scientist education activist and politician and currently a federal deputy for Sao…