Another day in US bedlam, cutting out the centre ground and Boris's flat hairby Prospect Team / October 2, 2013 / Leave a comment
Government shut: just another day in bedlam (Times, £)
Prospect editor Bronwen Maddox on why Obamacare has brought America to a standstill and exposed dangerous divisions in its democracy.
Cameron and Miliband: the stampede for a phoney centre ground is now over (Guardian)
For three decades politicians have decreed that electoral success can only be established on corporate orthodoxy. But the crisis has cut the ground beneath it, says Seumas Milne.
The Tories will wither away without migrant votes (Guardian)
The demographics of Conservative strongholds are changing at breathtaking speed, writes Ian Birrell. It contains a message the party ignores at its own peril.
Obama must bring a swift end to the government shutdown (FT, £)
Obama will have to wrestle with the public’s apathy as well as with Republicans if he is to resolve the crisis, writes Ed Luce.
The ‘Blob’ is wrong – but Gove must do better as well (Times, £)
Gove has persisted in…