- May 31, 2015
I’ve just come back from a week’s walking in the Axarquia mountains in Andalucia. My trip didn’t allow much time for blogging, or for any commentary on the remarkable results of last weekend’s Spanish municipal and regional elections, but it was thrilling and inspiring to witness Ada Colau on television acknowledging her victory over...
- May 20, 2015
It’s less than a fortnight since Ed Miliband’s unexpected political demise, and already his would-be successors and closet critics are stripping the flesh from his political corpse like extras from The Walking Dead. Personally, I can’t really blame anyone in the Labour Party holding Miliband up to serious scrutiny, given the catastrophic failure...