Dominic Green

marshall plan

We need a Pompeo Plan to tame the dragon

May 27, 2020 9:13 am

The demagogues’ answer is to repatriate American production overnight. But this is impossible

ilhan omar

Can we believe Ilhan Omar’s autobiography?

May 21, 2020 12:17 pm

This Is What America Looks Like: My Journey from Refugee to Congresswoman by Ilhan Omar reviewed

covid college

Welcome to COVID College

May 14, 2020 12:17 pm

Corona bursts education’s business bubble

covid

COVID-19: the bluffer’s guide

May 12, 2020 11:28 am

‘That’s the viral test. I’m talking about the antibody test’

lockdown

Lockdown is over. Someone tell the government

May 5, 2020 1:31 pm

Americans want to do whatever they feel like doing: what else are natural rights for?

bill de blasio

Bill de Blasio isn’t an anti-Semite but…

April 29, 2020 3:08 pm

...he is an idiot

calasso

Making a killing

April 25, 2020 12:25 pm

The Celestial Hunter by Roberto Calasso reviewed

netanyahu

Netanyahu’s wages of winning

April 21, 2020 11:24 am

The 14-page ‘coalition agreement’ sounds less like Gantz’s roadmap to power and more like a political suicide note, written for him by Netanyahu

meghan harry

The Meghan & Harry Show will end in tears

April 20, 2020 1:36 am

Now they’ve left the royal family, Meghan and Harry want to change their terms of engagement with the media to Hollywood rules

recovery

Trump walks the recovery tightrope

April 16, 2020 6:21 pm

Good cop, bad cop...then back to work?

eurozone

Will coronavirus kill the eurozone?

April 9, 2020 5:50 pm

Merkel fiddles while Rome goes bankrupt

passover

Plagues at Passover

April 8, 2020 2:27 pm

As the story of Passover and the Exodus shows, without faith we are nowhere, dependent on the arbitrary caprice of the market and the pharaoh

dominic raab

Who is Dominic Raab?

April 6, 2020 4:27 pm

A karate black-belt and former Foreign Office lawyer working to prosecute war criminals is deputizing for Boris Johnson

trump corona

What happens if Trump gets the coronavirus?

April 6, 2020 12:16 pm

The Republican machine could quickly reassert itself

meghan markle

Meghan Markle’s white privilege

April 1, 2020 12:14 pm

Elephant demands that we pity the weakness of the most powerful

armageddon

King Solomon’s lost city will remain lost forever

March 26, 2020 6:34 pm

Digging Up Armageddon: The Search for the Lost City of Solomon by Eric Cline reviewed

banjo

Finger pickin’ good

March 21, 2020 1:39 pm

Banjo virtuoso Béla Fleck has reinvented his instrument and retraced its roots

thucydides

The coronavirus is springing the Thucydides trap

March 17, 2020 5:34 pm

War isn’t inevitable, until it is

squad

The circular failing Squad

March 11, 2020 11:27 am

How the socialists rebuilt the Blue Wall

massachusetts

In Massachusetts, Warren fails to pull rabbit from hat

March 3, 2020 9:50 pm

No success like failure for the sad professor

Chuck D and Flavor Flav public enemy

Bernie $anders is a public enemy

March 2, 2020 9:33 pm

I’m voting for Flavor Flav

Joe Biden

Can we trust Joe Biden with the nuclear codes?

March 1, 2020 1:15 pm

We need to ask more questions about Geriatric Joe

bernie sanders corbynizer

Bernie Sanders is The Corbynizer

February 23, 2020 2:00 pm

A true socialist, Sanders has been poised on his Marx all his life for this moment

jewish

Sanders and Bloomberg take the American Jewish feud public

February 18, 2020 8:21 am

It’s Grumpy Old Men 3

biden

Punch-drunk Biden gets a beating in the gym

February 4, 2020 1:52 am

A pity that the quality control started so late in Iowa