Broken: Can the country's constitutional framework survive the chaos of the Tory leadership fight?

PM without a mandate: Tory leadership fight reveals a broken constitutional settlement

Exactly where will the new prime minister's legitimacy come from? It's not from an election, or a manifesto, or even the referendum result.

The prospect of Boris Johnson in Downing Street is making some people uneasy

Week in Review: Something terrible is about to happen and we are powerless to stop it

Boris Johnson is manifestly unfit to be prime minister, but we must simply look on in horror as it happens anyway.

Polling data shows the Brexit debate is becoming more polarised than ever

A country of purists: the polling which lays bare the death of any compromise on Brexit

New data shows a large majority of the British public now reject any Brexit compromise, and a significant proportion want to vote for parties that feel the same way.

Boris Johnson has comfortably topped the first round of the Tory leadership contest

Boris Johnson is heading for Downing Street, but he'll hate the experience as much as we will

Boris Johnson seems guaranteed to become prime minister, but his time in office will be doomed from the moment it begins.

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Government Twitter video

How government departments are using Twitter video

Find out which government department produces the most popular videos on Twitter.

Action on UN standards to tackle hate

Action on UN standards to tackle hate

Article 19 explore how States should respond to rising intolerance.

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