Jolyon Rubinstein

Let's Make Lying in Parliament History

Jolyon Rubinstein | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Politics
Jolyon Rubinstein

If I were to lie in a court of law, I would go to jail. If I make false or misleading statements as a director of a publicly listed company about my shares or assets I can face criminal prosecution. But astonishingly it's entirely legal for an MP to lie to Parliament. It's one rule for them and one rule for us.

Meet The Future of the Labour Party, Ewan Jeffries AKA Jolyon Rubinstein

Jolyon Rubinstein | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Comedy
Jolyon Rubinstein

Meet Ewan Jeffries AKA Jolyon Rubinstein (The Revolution Will Be Televised), the next hot young thing in the UK Labour Party.

Food prices, Hurricane Sandy and Speculation

Deborah Doane | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Deborah Doane

Aside from facing a few days off the trading floor last week in Wall Street, big banks will be the ones to benefit the most from the impacts of Hurricane Sandy. Wall Street and other financial centres, such as the City of London, have ridden the wave of extreme weather over the past year, including the drought in the US, driving food commodity prices to new heights.

Wondering Why Osborne Was Handed A GCSE Maths Textbook?

PA | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Politics

George Osborne was offered help with his maths skills tonight after a BBC comedy stunt show infiltrated his speech to bankers. The Chancellor was p...