Democracy, Winston Churchill once famously said, was the worst way to run a country “apart from all the others that have ever been tried”. Unfortunately, he did not make clear what kind of democracy he favoured.
As crowds gathered last week to protest UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament ahead of Brexit, a distraught woman pushed her way in front of the cameras to voice her fears of being kicked out of the country.
Phillip Lee has abandoned the Conservative party, citing 'bullying and lies'. In a moment of high-drama in the House of Commons, Lee crossed the floor while PM Boris Johnson was delivering a statement on the recent G7 summit.
Legendarily gaffe-prone Joe Biden, the Democratic primary frontrunner, has committed multiple verbal blunders during his 2020 presidential campaign, fuelling questions about the septuagenarian's ability to maintain a viable candidacy over the long haul.