UK General Election

What Is A Hung Parliament And What Does It Mean?

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Shock exit poll results on Thursday indicate Theresa May will fall short of an overall majority, meaning the UK could be headed for a hung parliament....

A Foreign Policy Unfit For The Fringes

David Browne | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics
David Browne

That every indication suggests Corbyn's leadership team would not continue it in the face of another Gadaffi, or the ticking time-bomb of the plight of Burma's Rohingya Muslim population, renders them unfit for office.

Corbyn's Policy On Scotland May Cost Him

John Wight | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Politics
John Wight

The Tory dismissal of Scotland's right to hold a second referendum on independence in the wake of Brexit has only confirmed that for them Scotland is just another region rather than a partner nation within the UK. Corbyn's support for the denial of this right is not only a U-turn on his previous position on Scotland, but also reveals the same myopic vision of a Union that remains engulfed in a constitutional crisis of Westminster's own making.

Dear Would Be Prime Minister - A Challenge From the UK Values Alliance

Miss Deap Khambay | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Politics
Miss Deap Khambay

Your party would have us, the voters, believe that your people, plans and policies have clear and distinctive values at their heart. We are currently unconvinced, and sceptical with good cause. Here's why.

How To Win A British Election In 10 Easy Steps

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Comedy

Politicians! Want guaranteed victory in this year's general election? Why, simply follow our 10 handy tips! (Video created for HuffPost UK Comedy b...

The United States of America Questions the Credibility of the European Union

Andrew Duff | Posted 26.04.2015 | UK Politics
Andrew Duff

The prospect of Brexit has not yet sunk in. If Cameron is still prime minister after the British election on 7 May and then calls a referendum on leaving the EU watch out for truly scandalised Americans.

Political Communication is Key to Winning the Next Election

Emily Stacey | Posted 12.10.2014 | UK Politics
Emily Stacey

With just months to go before the general election, all mainstream parties need to understand that having policy is only the first step on the path to victory. It then falls into the hands of party spinners to decide how policy is communicated, articulated and portrayed through the party ranks and into the media that will determine how the public perceives it.

The Era Of Hybrid Politics Is Over

Bonnie Greer | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Politics
Bonnie Greer

The complaint that Ed Miliband is only talking to his Party, not the nation, is valid right now. He has to tell them who he is, who they are, and then turn to the electorate and ask them to make their choice. It is clear. It is simple.

Improving our Democratic Process

Mark Harper | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK Politics
Mark Harper

Ahead of the 2015 General Election, the country will register to vote with a new system that is not only fit for the 21st Century, but that also protects better against fraud.