Recent articles by Neil Clark

Nick Clegg

Lib Dems won’t forgive Nick Clegg’s U-turn

Column Tue 15 Jun, AT 07:57

Neil Clark: Treacherous Clegg is looking like the Ramsay MacDonald of modern politics

Derrick Bird

Get used to Cumbria-style killings in neoliberal UK

Column Fri 4 Jun, AT 13:20

Neil Clark: The egotistic culture of free market capitalism is to blame

Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg is a bore - and he’s wrong about the state

Column Thu 20 May, AT 17:09

Neil Clark: Clegg is a perfect example of Homo politicus - earnest and deadly dull

Gordon Brown quits

Farewell, Gordon Brown – you weren’t that bad

Column Tue 11 May, AT 16:47

Neil Clark: Brown should have strung the bankers up from the lamp-posts – it’s what the public wanted

Nick Clegg, David Cameron and Gordon Brown

A hung parliament will not be a danger to Britain

Column Wed 5 May, AT 18:51

Neil Clark: The Tory media are scaremongering – a coalition could be just what Britain needs

Nick Clegg, David Cameron and Gordon Brown

British political landscape could change forever

Column Wed 28 Apr, AT 07:48

Neil Clark: If the Lib Dems force a coalition, every party could fragment – including Nick Clegg’s

Deutsche Bahn train

Germany gets our trains - and it won’t stop here

Column Thu 22 Apr, AT 17:36

Privatisation was meant to roll back the frontiers of the state – not invite foreign powers to buy our assets

Nick Clegg TV debate

Nick Clegg: How far can he – or his party – go?

Column Mon 19 Apr, AT 07:35

Neil Clark: We could soon reach a tipping-point where Lib Dems are no longer just nice-guy losers

Vic Venturi (left) Grand National Aintree (other horse is Keenan's Future)

The intelligent punter’s Grand National guide

Column Fri 9 Apr, AT 09:13

Increase your chances of picking a winner at Aintree with The First Post’s guide to all the runners

David Cameron Gordon Brown

Why the result on May 6 won’t matter a jot

Column Wed 7 Apr, AT 08:46

Neil Clark: All three main parties offer near identical policies on the key issues

Syrian Bassam Trache murdered in Budapest, was it Mossad?

Murder in Budapest: was it another Mossad hit?

Column Mon 29 Mar, AT 10:13

Sighting of Israeli planes over Budapest prompts Mossad speculation

Nicolas Sarkozy David Cameron

Beleaguered Cameron could learn from Europe

Column Tue 9 Mar, AT 16:29

Neil Clark: The Tories could take on immigration without being racist - and become economic patriots

Michael Foot

Why Michael Foot would have made a good PM

Column Wed 3 Mar, AT 08:59

On Michael Foot’s death, Neil Clark remembers not a woolly old dreamer but a shrewd political operator

Hypocrite Nigel Farage rudest man in Europe

Column Thu 25 Feb, AT 10:13

Neil Clark: Brussels will be glad to see the back of Nigel Farage if he can beat Bercow in the general election

Afghanistan Moshtarak

Brussels train crash: it was bound to happen

Column Mon 15 Feb, AT 13:59

Belgian trains are frequent and hyper-efficient. But are there too many of them?

Yulia Tymoshenko Ukraine

Another election goes the wrong way for Uncle Sam

Column Mon 8 Feb, AT 07:21

Neil Clark: Just wait for the street protests as Ukraine’s presidential election upsets the West

Tony Blair Downing Street portrait

Tony Blair may be over, but Blairism thrives

Column Mon 1 Feb, AT 06:42

Neil Clark: Nauseated? Shocked? Sure, but he’s still Britain’s most charismatic politician


Gas shortage: who got us into this mess?

Column Tue 12 Jan, AT 06:36

Obsessed with the free market, Thatcher created the problem – and Labour hasn’t helped

Factory workers

Open up the factories and get Britain moving again

Column Wed 23 Dec, AT 07:27

Neil Clark: As the recession goes on, it's time we stopped banking on financial services

Tony Blair

War crime case against Tony Blair now rock-solid

Column Mon 14 Dec, AT 07:04

Neil Clark: A trial would be warmly welcomed by millions – so what happens next?


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