Theresa May's reshuffle failed to show she's in charge

14 January 2018

Theresa May's reshuffle was meant to be her new start. It was meant to stamp some authority over a team that has made no pretence of being collegiate

Sketch: Stewart Stevenson's fishy tale

12 January 2018

A parliamentary debate on the Article 50 process gets bogged down in Stewart Stevenson's ongoing attempts to send the UK cabinet fish in the post

Media misinterpretation of Alison Thewliss on tickling shows how good intentions can go wrong

8 January 2018

In talking about how parents can teach children about consent Alison Thewliss unwittingly walked into the perception that the SNP is too controlling over people’s personal lives

Prostitution is one of the most divisive issues in politics

22 December 2017

The debate about prostitution is increasingly polarised between advocates for liberation and protection of the vulnerable

An incoming tide

20 December 2017

Without a doubt, 2017 will be remembered for the exposure of widespread and endemic sexism, misogyny, harassment and sexual assault

Poverty is a crisis of government

18 December 2017

Editor's note: This is not governing for the people, it is throwing away their lives.

Sketch: The trials of David Davis

15 December 2017

In a year of confusion and division, it's hard to escape the feeling that 2017 was the year of Farage