Michael Moore

Michael Moore Knows What Democrats Need To Do To Recover From Trump's Win

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore’s five-point plan for Americans struggling to come to terms with Donald Trump’s presidential election win has ...

The US Election And The Ghost Of Brexit

Jackie Kemp | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Politics
Jackie Kemp

The ghost of Brexit hangs over the US election as it nears its close. Political pundits, newspaper columnists, even entertainers like the TV chef Anth...

Michael Moore: 'Corbyn Is Labour's Atonement For Blair'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn may have been beleaguered for his less than fervent ‘Remain’ campaign, but it turns out he still has one enormous fan – filmmaker ...

'Use Comedy To Bring Trump Down,' Michael Moore Urges Brits

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

Michael Moore is calling on satirists to do what every political rival has failed to achieve before them – namely, unseat Donald Trump before electi...

Be a Lifesaver: Legislate 0.7% Aid

Shirley Williams | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Politics
Shirley Williams

For the children suffering physical and emotional trauma after fleeing gunfire in the Central African Republic, or the families rebuilding their lives after extensive flooding in Pakistan and Bangladesh, UK aid is a lifeline that helps them start over again... Legislating will mean that the political and public debate shifts away from a focus on how much we spend to the effectiveness of UK aid, so that we can save as many lives as possible. For nurses, doctors and teachers in some of the world's poorest countries, it is imperative to be able to plan service provision for the years to come.

Before Next Week's Referendum, MPs Need to Make History With Michael Moore's Private Members Bill

Nadeem Javaid | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Politics
Nadeem Javaid

With less than a week before Scotland votes for its future, MPs will have the opportunity to #TurnUpSaveLives on Friday 12 September. This date is the second reading for Lib Dem MP Michael Moore's Private Members Bill to legislate Britain's overseas aid as 0.7% of Britian's gross national income.

US National Symbol 'No Longer The Bald Eagle But The Gun'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Joe the Plumber has written an open letter to the victims' parents telling them "your dead kids don't trump my constitutional rights". N...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Not So Free Schools

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday 10 December... 1) NOT SO FREE SCHOOLS Yet another blow to Michael Gove's education 'reforms' - this ...

Ned Simons

Miliband And Clegg Can Form Coalition Despite Personal Attacks, Says Ex-Cabinet Minister

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

"My position in the team has changed very obviously, but my commitment to the team effort is undimmed," Michael Moore says. The Lib Dem MP was unex...

Ned Simons

Economic Recovery 'Patchy', Warns Ex-Cabinet Minister

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Any economic recovery must not be confined to London and the south of England a former Lib Dem cabinet minister has warned, as the party seeks to ensu...

Cabinet Reshuffle: Cameron's Bold Choices (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Comedy

As you can see, David Cameron has made some brave decisions when it comes to diversity... SEE ALSO: David Cameron's Reshuffle Notes Revealed...

New Scottish Secretary Wanted To Abolish The Scottish Office

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Politics

Does the new Scottish Secretary support the existence of his own department? Alistair Carmichael's appointment as Scottish Secretary, replacing Mic...

Hugo Chavez, Hero or Villain? Look Beyond the Facts For the Real Story

Jeffrey Gedmin | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Politics
Jeffrey Gedmin

Hugo Chavez, the populist and controversial leader of Venezuela, died at 58-years-old on 5 March in Caracas after 14 years in power. Chavez had battled an unspecified cancer for four years. His death has been met with an outpouring of sorrow or relief, depending on who you listen to.

Ned Simons

Which Lib Dem Minister Would Chris Huhne Replace If He Made A Comeback?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg has said he would like to Chris Huhne return to the cabinet if the former energy secretary is cleared of perverting the course of justice r...

Cable Kickstarts Green Investment With New Bank

Charlie Thomas | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

Business secretary Vince Cable hailed a key coalition promise delivered after launching his Green Investment Bank. The bank, which will be kick-sta...

Outrage As Lib Dems Take Nick Clegg Away From His Foster Parents

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Comedy

The decision to remove Nick Clegg and other political youngsters from their Conservative foster family in Westminster has caused uproar. Lib Dem w...

Private Healthcare and the 'New' NHS

Vincent Brogan | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Politics
Vincent Brogan

What is wrong with our health service that such a radical overhaul is needed? Is it that broke? News another seriously ill patient has been transferred from a private to a public hospital for treatment says something about standards of care in the NHS.

Propaganda, Good and Bad

Tom Doran | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK
Tom Doran

Some words are probably irretrievable. It would be a brave blogger who mounted a campaign for acceptable fascism or a kinder eugenics.

Heard The One About The Rise Of The Political Comedian?

The Guardian | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Comedy

George Orwell wrote: "Every joke is a tiny revolution." He never had his one-liners rewritten by New Labour ministers, as I did. Not so much a revolut...

Only 'Middle Class' Teenagers Would Get To Vote, Claims Minister

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Politics

Scottish secretary Michael Moore has told MPs that his talks with Alex Salmond over the date and precise question of the independence referendum have ...

Should Under-18s Get A Vote In Scottish Independence Referendum?

PA | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Politics

Sixteen and 17-year-olds should be barred from voting in a referendum on independence for Scotland, Scottish Secretary Michael Moore said today. He...

Scottish Nationalists Attack 'Pejorative' Westminster Independence Report

PA | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Politics

The SNP has attacked a Commons committee report that raised concerns about Scottish independence as a "pejorative" and out of date attack on plans for...

Salmond: Westminster And Scotland Making 'Modest Progress'

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond said "modest progress" has been made in talks with the Westminster government about the Scottish independence referendum. The Scottish...

Alex Salmond To Meet Scottish Secretary

PA | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond and Scottish secretary Michael Moore will meet in Edinburgh on Monday for talks about the Scotland independence referendum, with the firs...

Alex Salmond Raises Temperature On Referendum Question

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.04.2012 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond has again insisted that plans for an independence referendum must have "no strings attached" from Westminster. The Scottish First Mini...