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Anti-Trumpism: an establishment cause - Spiked;

Anti-Trumpism: an establishment cause - Spiked

SpikedAnti-Trumpism: an establishment causeSpikedThis ought to be obvious. John Bercow, the Speaker of the House of Commons, is in no position to declare that US president Donald Trump, on account of his 'racism and sexism', will not be invited to speak in either Westminster Hall or the Royal Gallery.and more »

Trump Plan to Visit UK Sets Off Political Dispute - New York Times;

Trump Plan to Visit UK Sets Off Political Dispute - New York Times

New York TimesTrump Plan to Visit UK Sets Off Political DisputeNew York TimesJohn Bercow, the speaker of the British House of Commons, says he opposes the possibility that President Trump might be asked to address Parliament. Credit Lynsey Addario for The New York Times. LONDON — State visits to Britain are supposed to be ...and more »

Lords Speaker says Donald Trump could still address parliament - The Guardian;

Lords Speaker says Donald Trump could still address parliament - The Guardian

The GuardianLords Speaker says Donald Trump could still address parliamentThe GuardianThe Lord Speaker, Lord Fowler, told peers he had not been informed of John Bercow's decision to voice his opposition to Trump speaking in parliament. Photograph: PA. Donald Trump. Lords Speaker says Donald Trump could still address parliament.and more »

It's in no one's interest for Trump to succeed – including Tory MPs - The Guardian;

It's in no one's interest for Trump to succeed – including Tory MPs - The Guardian

The GuardianIt's in no one's interest for Trump to succeed – including Tory MPsThe Guardian'Donald Trump wants to refashion the US so it better conforms to the ugliest stereotypes projected by its enemies.' Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP. Politics · Opinion. It's in no one's interest for Trump to succeed – including Tory MPs. Rafael ...and more »

John Bercow facing furious Tory calls that 'he cannot serve next year' after Donald Trump ban - Mirror.co.uk;

John Bercow facing furious Tory calls that 'he cannot serve next year' after Donald Trump ban - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukJohn Bercow facing furious Tory calls that 'he cannot serve next year' after Donald Trump banMirror.co.ukCommons Speaker John Bercow is under mounting pressure from furious Tories after he banned Donald Trump from Parliament. Angry Conservative MPs hit out at the controversial Speaker, insisting he cannot serve beyond next year. One suggested he ...and more »

House of Lords speaker unaware of Bercow's Trump stance - Irish Times;

House of Lords speaker unaware of Bercow's Trump stance - Irish Times

Irish TimesHouse of Lords speaker unaware of Bercow's Trump stanceIrish TimesThe speaker of the House of Commons has defended his statement of opposition to inviting Donald Trump to address the joint houses of Parliament but apologised to his counterpart in the Lords for not giving him advance warning. John Bercow told MPs that ...and more »

Unlike Brits to thumb noses at Trump - Hong Kong Standard (press release)

Unlike Brits to thumb noses at TrumpHong Kong Standard (press release)The brotherhood bond between the United States and Britain has always been the same - whenever Uncle Sam sets out for war, the little brother follows. That's why former British prime minister Tony Blair earned opprobrium for being George W Bush's ...and more »

Speakers in discord over Donald Trump Parliament invitation - Daily Mail;

Speakers in discord over Donald Trump Parliament invitation - Daily Mail

Daily MailSpeakers in discord over Donald Trump Parliament invitationDaily MailThe Lord Speaker has clashed with his Commons counterpart and vowed to keep an “open mind” about any request by US President Donald Trump to address Parliament “if and when it is made”. In a brief statement to peers, Lord Fowler said he was not ...and more »

Speaker John Bercow defends his Donald Trump opposition: 'I was acting honesty and honourably' - The Independent;

Speaker John Bercow defends his Donald Trump opposition: 'I was acting honesty and honourably' - The Independent

The IndependentSpeaker John Bercow defends his Donald Trump opposition: 'I was acting honesty and honourably'The IndependentJohn Bercow defended his opposition to Donald Trump addressing Parliament, saying he acted “honesty and honourably”. The Speaker of the House of Commons told MPs he believed the matter was within his remit after he came under the fire of some ...and more »

British Parliament says no to Trump visit - People's World;

British Parliament says no to Trump visit - People's World

People's WorldBritish Parliament says no to Trump visitPeople's WorldDonald Trump's authoritarian tendencies continue to isolate him on the world stage. On Feb.6, John Bercow, Speaker of Britain's House of Commons, affirmed his commitment to blocking U.S. President Donald Trump from addressing the Parliament in ...and more »

John Bercow's lapse of reason reflects the unhealthy lack of consensus in our politics - Telegraph.co.uk;

John Bercow's lapse of reason reflects the unhealthy lack of consensus in our politics - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukJohn Bercow's lapse of reason reflects the unhealthy lack of consensus in our politicsTelegraph.co.ukYou might have thought that the row over whether Donald Trump should address both Houses of Parliament was something new, so uniquely ghastly is the American president to the student politicians who inhabit the Palace of Westminster. But a similar ...and more »

Top UK politician says he'll keep Donald Trump from speaking to Parliament - Salon;

Top UK politician says he'll keep Donald Trump from speaking to Parliament - Salon

SalonTop UK politician says he'll keep Donald Trump from speaking to ParliamentSalonDonald Trump will not be following in the steps of President Barack Obama, President Bill Clinton or President Ronald Reagan. Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow said Tuesday that he will block any attempt to get Trump speaking. Bercow is one ...and more »

UK Speaker Defends Trump Ban in Face of Lawmakers' Criticism - Bloomberg;

UK Speaker Defends Trump Ban in Face of Lawmakers' Criticism - Bloomberg

BloombergUK Speaker Defends Trump Ban in Face of Lawmakers' CriticismBloombergThe speaker of the House of Commons said he was right to say U.S. President Donald Trump cannot address Parliament in London on his state visit later this year. Accused of overstepping his authority, John Bercow did say sorry to his counterpart in the ...and more »

As impartial chair of the House of Commons, John Bercow should not attack Donald Trump - The Independent;

As impartial chair of the House of Commons, John Bercow should not attack Donald Trump - The Independent

The IndependentAs impartial chair of the House of Commons, John Bercow should not attack Donald TrumpThe IndependentThe Independent approves of what John Bercow, the Speaker of the House of Commons, said about Donald Trump, but we oppose – not quite to the death, perhaps – his right to say it. Like him, although we value the United Kingdom's relationship with the ...and more »

Is speaker John Bercow an embarrassment to the House of Commons for refusing to allow Trump to address ... - City A.M.;

Is speaker John Bercow an embarrassment to the House of Commons for refusing to allow Trump to address ... - City A.M.

City A.M.Is speaker John Bercow an embarrassment to the House of Commons for refusing to allow Trump to address ...City A.M.In some ways this question is redundant as John Bercow has been a standing embarrassment to our Parliament since he became speaker, lavishing great chunks of cash on, well, his own comforts immediately after being elected – mostly by mischievous ...and more »

Lords Speaker Norman Fowler says Donald Trump could speak at Parliament after all - Birmingham Mail

Lords Speaker Norman Fowler says Donald Trump could speak at Parliament after allBirmingham MailUS President Donald Trump could still speak at Parliament after the Lords Speaker said he would "keep an open mind" about any such request. Lord Fowler, the former MP for Sutton Coldfield, said Commons Speaker John Bercow had failed to consult him ...and more »

John Bercow: forthright Speaker who regularly raises hackles of Tories - The Guardian;

John Bercow: forthright Speaker who regularly raises hackles of Tories - The Guardian

The GuardianJohn Bercow: forthright Speaker who regularly raises hackles of ToriesThe GuardianJohn Bercow's remarks on Trump were loudly hailed by opposition MPs. Photograph: Oxford Union/Rex/Shutterstock. John Bercow. John Bercow: forthright Speaker who regularly raises hackles of Tories. MP's Donald Trump comments are latest example of ...and more »

UK parliament speaker under fire for blocking Trump speech - POLITICO.eu;

UK parliament speaker under fire for blocking Trump speech - POLITICO.eu

POLITICO.euUK parliament speaker under fire for blocking Trump speechPOLITICO.euLONDON — Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow came under fire from Conservative MPs Tuesday for his decision to bar Donald Trump from speaking in parliament. Several Tories have publicly criticized Bercow since he told MPs he would not ...and more »

John Bercow apologises to Lords counterpart amid Trump visit row - The Guardian;

John Bercow apologises to Lords counterpart amid Trump visit row - The Guardian

The GuardianJohn Bercow apologises to Lords counterpart amid Trump visit rowThe GuardianJohn Bercow (centre) who voiced his opposition to Donald Trump addressing MPs and peers. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/PA. John Bercow. John Bercow apologises to Lords counterpart amid Trump visit row. Fowler says fellow speaker 'generally sorry' for ...and more »

UK Parliament Speaker Says Trump Not Welcome - Wall Street Journal;

UK Parliament Speaker Says Trump Not Welcome - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUK Parliament Speaker Says Trump Not WelcomeWall Street JournalJohn Bercow, the Speaker of the British House of Commons, said on Monday that he was “strongly opposed to an address by President Trump in Westminster Hall.” Photo: Parliamentlive.tv via Storyful ...and more »