This isn't a comment on the merits of Brexit or Scottish independence. Just that despite the obvious cultural/political differences between the SNP + Tories, they share a central philosophy: self-determination.
I spend plenty of time bashing CNN's editorial slant. So now it's time to question Fox News: Is Elon Musk hosting SNL really the biggest story of the day - so big, in fact, it merits 7 stories at the top of the page? Also, ransomware attack nowhere to be found.
French threats to cut electricity supplies were crass, but the European electricity grid still promises big benefits for the UK. At the risk of being a champion of lost causes, my column on the merits of continued globalisation
As @dsquareddigest said at the start three years ago, the banking sector is a graveyard for activists. This one merits a really ornate headstone.
McConnell's rules for whatever you want to call what will take place in the Senate is not a process for determining the merits of the accusations. It's a process for saying, "we don't care."
Today on the Senate floor, Sen. McConnell complained about the impeachment process and made partisan accusations. But in his 30-minute speech in Pres. Trump's "defense," he didn't defend the president on the merits. A damning reflection on the state of Pres. Trump's defense.
In the absence of the IG report, it’s impossible to evaluate the merits of this harsh treatment of a 21-year FBI professional. That it comes after the President urged the DOJ to deprive McCabe of his pension, and after his testimony, gives the action an odious taint.