I Watched Dominic Cummings Give Yet Another Talk About How Clever He Is

Before Dominic Cummings displayed great villainy in a rose garden – like Donald Sutherland in the Hunger Games before him –  myself and many others had already begun to suss out that this man, this bald man seen standing ominously behind Boris’ shoulder like a vulture looming over a dying buffalo, might not be as

Johnson, Cummings and the spectacle of scandal

We’ve finally gotten to the end of a road which has been decades in the making, in which politicians have slowly realised something that the direct action left has known for a very long time — noise is not a threat. There’s been a conceit in Western politics going back generations that if a politician