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

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One of the characteristics shared by a majority of Brexiteers and Trump supporters is the view that globalisation is ‘a force for ill’.  ComRes... More

There were two significant debates in Parliament in the last week. Last Friday the House of Lords debated a motion moved by the Archbishop of... More

Our prisons have been in the news lately and it was bad news involving overcrowding, drugs, violence, escaping prisoners, budget cuts and inadequate... More

This Wednesday Philip Hammond delivered his first and last Autumn Statement. This is one of the two annual statements the Chancellor of the Exchequer... More

Nobody expected the result of June’s referendum or the American presidential election. Two of the world’s most stable democracies have been rocked... More

The British Constitution is not a single document like the American Constitution but many documents, including Acts of Parliament, Court judgements... More

Computers are an essential tool for many of us both at work and at home. Those with the right smart technology can remotely turn on their heating,... More

The election of a Select Committee to monitor Brexit developments marks a positive move forward at least in relation to parliamentary scrutiny.... More

The Referendum result caught the Government and Opposition unprepared and the “Brexit means Brexit” mantra was only a temporary smokescreen answer.... More

Tuesday saw MPs grappling with the horrific battle of Aleppo, bombed by its own Syrian air force and its Russian allies. Overall 11 million people,... More

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