Thursday, November 23,  2017
Jo Johnson

Jo Johnson has been Member of Parliament for Orpington in the United Kingdom and a Member of the Public Accounts Committee since May 2010. Co-Chairman of the Indo-UK All Party Parliamentary Group, he recently co-edited Reconnecting Britain and India: Ideas for an Enhanced Partnership (Academic Foundation, 2011). He worked at The Financial Times between 1997 and 2010 in various roles, including Associate Editor, Editor of the Lex Column, South Asia Bureau Chief and Paris Correspondent. He remains a Contributing Editor of The Financial Times. A graduate of Balliol College, Oxford, he is married with two children.


Politics

Facebookers 0, Holybookers 1The liberal parties now taking shape are chronically fragmented, badly organised, overwhelmingly urban and lacking in leadership.  The result is that liberal democracy will not replace despotism as easily as Washington and London might hope

Rants

There’s No Grey in Our Flag

 “In the land of all black and all white, shouting grey is blasphemy;” and there are 80 million shades of grey in Egypt. Continue Reading

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EDITORIAL

Editorial – The Nile

It’s simple really, if we don’t save the Nile, everything else we are debating, discussing, arguing about will be irrelevant. Continue Reading

An open letter to Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei

I have the greatest respect and admiration for you. We can never forget that it was your courage and foresight that called for change and a transition...  Continue Reading

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Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahems are stand-alone cartoons interspersed throughout the paper that humorously raise a specific question or point out an apparent contradiction,...  Continue Reading

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