Instant Opinion: can Boris Johnson avoid being the seventh Tory PM ‘brought down’ by Europe?

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each. 1. Philip Johnston in The Daily Telegraphon the curse of the EUEurope brought down six Tory PMs. Can Boris avoid being the seventh?“One of the political dark arts is how to sell a half-baked deal…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: ‘Who’ll want to do a deal with us after this?’

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Rachel Sylvester in The Timeson an embarrassing sagaWho’ll want to do a deal with us after this?“Instead of playing to Britain’s strengths – reliability, stability, respect for the rule of law – Mr Johnson…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: ‘Brexit’s snake-oil salesmen rediscover expertise’

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Marina Hyde in The Guardianon new rulesWho cares about jobs and experts? Suddenly, Brexit’s snake-oil salesmen do“Oh dear. I see Michael Gove now gives a toss about experts. And I see Steve Baker now…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: Conservatives ‘hollowing the state and consolidating power’

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Andrew Fisher in The Guardianon dismantling the system from withinThe Conservatives are hollowing the state and consolidating power: democracy is at stake“For 15 years now, the Freedom of Information Act has been hugely important in…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: Britain ‘needs a strong chancellor, not a popular one’

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Rosa Prince in The Daily Telegraphon Rishi’s conundrumIt’s crunch time for Sunak – Britain needs a strong chancellor, not a popular one“Last week’s announcement that defence would receive funding at levels beyond that promised…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: the coronavirus pandemic is putting ‘democracy at stake’

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Christoph Strack on Deutsche Welleon the fear of corona-fascismAmid coronavirus, democracy is at stake“Since March, the German government – like other governments all over the world – has been struggling to deal with the…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘mired in mixed messages’ over Christmas lockdown

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Patrick O’Flynn in The Daily Telegraphon the coronavirus festive seasonMired in mixed messages, the public needs to know if there’s a plan for Christmas – and fast“While the Prime Minister could not have expected…Continue Reading

10 Easy Instant Pot Thanksgiving Sides

Sliim79/ShutterstockThanksgiving can feel overwhelming. You have a house to clean, a menu to plan, and so much food preparation. This year, pour yourself a glass of wine and let your pressure cooker do some of the work! We’re not saying you have to use your Instant Pot for every side dish, but, hey, it can…Continue Reading

Pros react after instant replay fails Andrew Moloney and the sport of Boxing

Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier were among many individuals in the fighting community who vented frustration following Boxing’s latest controversy involving Andrew Moloney. Earlier this summer, Moloney came to the United States from Australia in hopes of defending his WBA Junior Bantamweight Title against Joshua Franco. Unfortunately for the Aussie he wound up suffering a…Continue Reading

Instant Opinion: Dominic Cummings ‘failed on his own terms’

The Week’s daily round-up highlights the five best opinion pieces from across the British and international media, with excerpts from each.1. Stephen Bush in the New Statesmanon the maverick’s departureWhy Dominic Cummings failed on his own terms“The truth – whatever Cummings may say now, and whatever overlong blogs may be coming our way in the…Continue Reading