Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Fraser Nelson”

May’s Time Is Almost Up

It is a testament to how badly May failed that she has left her party in such a bad state that it can’t risk ousting her right away for fear of losing the next election.

Posted June 10th, 2017

May’s Election Gamble Seems to Be Backfiring

If there are no large Tory gains next month, the decision to call the election will go down as another unforced error by a Conservative leader.

Posted May 26th, 2017

Leadsom Drops Out, May Wins Tory Leadership Race

In keeping with other recent events in the U.K., the Tory leadership race ended abruptly and unexpectedly.

Posted July 11th, 2016

Cameron and the Effects of the Libyan War

Military interventions that are sold as “limited” and defensive in nature at the beginning can easily morph into a much more ambitious and aggressive policy.

Posted October 6th, 2015

Scotland and the “Fractured, Disunited Kingdom”

Keeping the union on the terms by which it was “saved” last fall may prove to be more trouble than it is worth.

Posted February 4th, 2015

Independence Delayed?

Unless the government makes good on its promises to Scotland, it has simply delayed the inevitable.

Posted September 19th, 2014

Cameron’s Defeat

Iain Martin marvels at Cameron’s decision to recall the House of Commons …

Posted August 29th, 2013