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Politics Today

Premier's political editor, Martyn Eden, looks at what is happening in the corridors of power through a Christian perspective.

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Please don’t blame the MPs for not delivering whatever Brexit result you want. A Government without a majority cannot win votes and deliver its... More

We live in scary times. There have been others in the 56 years I have studied and worked in politics – Suez and the Falklands war and the 1984/5... More

Research by the Resolution Foundation highlights the possible risks to the economy of the election in December. Analysis of the spending plans... More

So we are to have another General Election, the third in four and a half years. The need for this is obvious. The Government did not have a majority... More

Extinction Rebellion (XR to its friends) is a campaign movement using acts of civil disobedience to raise awareness of the causes and potential... More

After three and a half years since the 2016 referendum it is beginning to look like the result of that vote is coming close to realisation. That... More

I begin with two assumptions. The first is that we all want our nations’ politics and public policies shaped by Godly values to make our societies... More

Every day when I come to work I see people sleeping in the Underground station and doorways. According to Neil Coyle, a London MP, two homeless... More

Just as there is the vaguest hint that a Brexit deal might be possible polls suggest that a majority of the voters might not want to leave the... More

Our country is in a mess. The nation is in the midst of a major constitutional crisis. The people voted by a narrow margin to leave the European... More