Be it Liz Truss or Rishi Sunak, the incoming leader will inherit a party in deep trouble.
Boris Johnson’s resignation: an interesting moment for ethics in politics.
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What would moralists and realists say about the UK’s recent political turmoil?
Boris Johnson signs copies of his Churchill biography in 2014.
Both Churchill and Johnson had a complicated relationship with the Conservative Party.
Rwandan Foreign Minister Vincent Biruta shakes hands with U.K. Home Secretary Priti Patel.
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A UK plan to move asylum seekers on its shores to Rwanda has been met with stiff opposition from human rights organizations. But the UK persists, and Rwanda is all too willing.
Do party members choose their preferred leader or the candidate who is more popular with the wider public?
Boris Johnson is about to leave 10 Downing Street to be replaced by one of two colleagues. His history in the top job is a chequered one.
The two front runners are more likely to face a right-wing candidate like Liz Truss than each other in the final phase of the race to replace Boris Johnson.
The scandals attract all the attention but the real problems in Johnson’s administration ran much deeper.
Conservative MPs vote in the first round and members in the second.
Recent political upheaval is impacting UK economic indicators.
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Uncertain economic policy can have lasting effects on financial markets
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The minister revolt against Boris Johnson wasn’t anti-democratic - it’s representative democracy in action.
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A play-by-play of the prime minister’s chaotic final days.
Boris Johnson resigns as Conservative party leader.
“Them’s the breaks” shrugs a departing prime minister.
Johnson will remain prime minister until a new party leader is chosen - which could take months.
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University of Canberra Professorial Fellow Michelle Grattan and Assistant Professor Caroline Fisher discuss the week in politics
Will Boris Johnson be back? The chances may be slim.
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The UK prime minister tendered his resignation after a slew of resignations by former allies in his government.
Pause for thought.
Johnson is not the first world leader to prioritise his own ambitions over meaningful governance.
Rishi Sunak, along with Sajid Javid, kicked off the wave of resignations that brought Johnson down – does he still have a shot at the top job?
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A look at the runners and riders in the Conservative leadership race.
He hardly has any government ministers and his own cabinet tried to force him to resign. What is going on?
Former health minister Sajid Javid gives a personal statement about his resignation in parliament.
Over the course of an extraordinary 24 hours, dozens of Conservative MPs have written to Boris Johnson to announce their resignation from his government following multiple scandals. Many of these letters…