By Steve Parkhurst, Senior Editor,USDR.
Looking at the news and opinion out of London eachday.
With this defence spending review, Britain is putting its money where its mouth is to fund strong security and global efforts to boostdemocracy
David Cameron’s initial statement to the Commons on the Strategic Defence and Security Review was a rather high-minded affair. Cameron talked about how the world was an even more dangerous place now than it was in 2010 and conceded that governments can’t predict the future, and that you had to ‘expect the unexpected’ when it came to nationalsecurity.
The French establishment is on edge – if they lose control of the security situation, an unthinkable political event could bepossible
The ideas behind the European project look even more hollow in the wake of the devastating terrorist attack inParis
Multicultural liberals are always trying to police debate. A tolerant society does not abandon the freedom toargue
The knives may be out once and for all for JeremyCorbyn
This week’s spending review will be a key test of the Tory party’s values, and is a chance to show it’s moved on from MargaretThatcher
Amber Rudd has set out a plan to switch from coal to gas generation, but first she has to persuade the industry to finance the hugecost
Week by week, Labour is becoming more of a fringe irrelevance to the Britishpublic
The Paris attacks have driven a significant increase in public support for British military action, especially if our allies are withus
Telegraph View: By refusing to sack his hateful ally, the Labour leader disgraces himself and hisparty
Britain should have learnt by now that a knee-jerk response to extremism is ultimatelyself-defeating
The Conservative charge that Labour cannot be trusted to keep the country safe will stick as long as Corbyn leadsLabour
Ultimately there may be a military solution: a US-Russia alliance targeting Isis strongholds from the air and on the ground
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