So who cares what nationality he is? He articulates the wishes and feelings of far more people in the the country than the purse-mouthed, joylessly brainscrubbed politically sound clones of Blair, and the junior Majors. Every article he publishes has the clang of enormous good sense. He should immediately stand for the position (who cares, again, that he isn't in the Parliamentary party?). Boris Johnson can make his tea on the campaign bus.