“TV and radio debates seem inflamed, with all that shouting, but real disagreement is always avoided; they conceal their lack of content.”
Claire Fox has a mixed political past. A lifelong Eurosceptic, she was previously a member of the Revolutionary Communist Party but later began identifying as a libertarian. She became a registered supporter of the Brexit Party shortly after its formation and was elected as an MEP in the 2019 European Parliament election. Following this, she was nominated for a peerage in the House of Lords by the Boris Johnson-led Conservative government in 2020 despite her past opposition to the very existence of the House of Lords.
A British writer, journalist, lecturer and politician, she is the director and founder of the right-wing think tank Institute of Ideas - not to be confused with the Institute of Art and Ideas!
"A mixture of intelligence and forthright argument" - The Observer