Category: UKIP Leadership

Soft or Hard BREXIT? Does it matter? What now for UKIP?

First I am not here to defend the curious antics of various Cabinet spokespeople whose random quotes have been hitting the headlines.  I am especially not going to defend the curious comments of the...

Uniting the Libertarians

We have previously covered the departure of Bill Etheridge from the leadership race. When he stepped down he proposed that 3 other candidates he classed as libertarian candidates, John Rees-Evans, Ben Walker and David...

Capitalism, Socialism, Libertarianism, Democracy and other euphemisms.

Capitalism, Socialism, Libertarianism, Democracy!  I am sure those who use the terms do so with a degree of fervour.  I am certain few of those who do have any concept what the terms really...

UKIP: To Rebrand or not to Rebrand?

I recently attended a meeting with Peter Whittle (non-leadership event) and one issue that kept coming up from the floor was the upcoming/ongoing rebrand. I have to say it struck me that alot of...

Unofficial London Hustings. How did (most) of the candidates fare?

Eight of the potential candidates turned up at this hustings on Tuesday 18th July 2017.  More interesting was who was in the audience.  From where I sat it seemed this was a meeting, predominantly,...