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heads-in-sand Videos 

Facing reality (or not) on both sides of the pond

Join me as I discuss with Avi Abelow of Israel Video Network whether President Trump’s Syria policy has now changed, as well as the British Labour party’s continuing agony (and hypocrisy) over antisemitism. #golive with @MelanieLatest on #Trump & #Syria as well as @ken4london & #antisemitism in the Labor party! https://t.co/UdwtHkukgc — Avi Abelow (@AviAbelow) April 9, 2017

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swamp USA Videos 

The swamp grows more fetid by the day

Please join me here for my take on recent developments in the ever-more startling and worrying drama of Trump and the Washington swamp. The transcript of my remarks follows below the video. You know, if I hadn’t seen the unending denial and resistance of those in Britain who are dead against Britain’s exit from the European Union and want to stop it even now, I’d never have believed the extent and nature of the unremitting attempts to delegitimise and unseat in some way President Donald Trump. Even so, I find…

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qt Britain Videos 

Question Time Brexit special

I took part last night in a marathon 90-minute BBC1 Question Time Brexit special. My fellow panellists were the Brexit Secretary David Davis, former LibDem leader Nick Clegg, Labour’s Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer, former Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond and UKIP’s Suzanne Evans. Watch me here cause some excitement when I said there was no such thing as “hard” or “soft” Brexit, only Brexit. To watch the whole show, click here.

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truth-and-falsehood USA Videos 

Truths, untruths and true untruths

Join me as I pick my way through some of the evidence surfacing about various explosive claims made by and about President Trump. A transcript of my remarks follows below the video. I have repeatedly called out President Donald Trump for his somewhat cavalier attitude to both language and facts. I’ve also said that, although sometimes he gets it wrong – letting fly on Twitter on the basis of something he’s seen or heard on Fox TV – sometimes we just don’t know whether he’s right or wrong; and sometimes…

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