Beyond the superficial divisions, a more deep-seated fracture in our response to covid is starting to emerge.
Ian DuntPeople with health risks or anxiety are now facing two unenviable outcomes: a situation where they cannot return to economic activity while their colleagues are, or where they are in fact dismissed from work altogether - @jonlis1 on the new covid divide
The country's ability to speak up for democracy abroad has taken a major self-inflicted hit.
Ian Dunt'Any claim to the Lords' independence is being shattered, after the government over-rode a decision of the Lords themselves to reduce their numbers to 600' - @electoralreform on Johnson's latest appointments
Broad alliance demands change from the Home Office on working during asylum process.
Ian DuntReally impressed and heartened to see such a wide range of groups demanding the government let asylum seekers work during their application process - from the Adam Smith Institute, to the CBI, to trade unions, to activist groups
Firing of editor-in-chief at Hungary’s biggest independent news outlet sparks protest
Ian DuntThis is a disaster. Index is one of the last bastions of independent journalism in Hungary, staffed by some of the bravest and most diligent journalists I've ever had the privilege of talking to.
Damning assessments shows most vulnerable let down by a system the home secretary insisted was "working".
Ian DuntPriti Patel said measures to protect asylum-seeking women during covid were "working". In fact, three quarters of women surveyed went hungry - @4refugeewomen on Home Office failure during coronavirus
The UK is tumbling headfirst towards a Brexit where it has no deal with the EU, no deal with the US, and poor relations with the world's largest manufacturing economy.
Ian Dunt'The UK is tumbling headfirst towards a Brexit where it has no deal with the EU, no deal with the US, and poor relations with the world's largest manufacturing economy' - Ray Walsh on the Huawei decision
Twitter is caught between two product visions. Which should it choose?
Ian DuntI've been thinking about this quite a lot since I read it. Was instinctively against it. Retweeting things is a good way for me to bring attention to stuff which I feel doesn't get much elsewhere, particularly on immigration.