If we learned anything from the so-called Arab Spring, it’s that the victors in that part of the world are never the pro-Western ones we bet on.
For the madman approach to work, it has to be unpredictable. Trump's Twitter aggression isn't.
Trump's administration has been the continuation—and perhaps the climax—of a decades-long march through the judiciary by conservatives.
The Democrats are officially "For the People." Reagan would have advised we run screaming.
It’s the cognitive dissonance, stupid!
The tiny Balkan country of scarcely more than 600,000 people is known mostly for its sunny Adriatic beaches - so why is Trump portraying it as a threat?
Is the likeliest explanation of Trump’s U-turn really that he’s a Russian agent?
The legacy of his presidency may be to fortify suspicions of Moscow and his chum Putin.
It’s astounding to ignore the millions of wasted lives, from the wastelands of Siberia to the blackened piles of human skulls in Cambodia.
History somehow isn’t moving toward its predetermined end, and this has driven Western liberals completely mad. The theatrical overreaction to…
The Helsinki summit, which was intended to smooth relations with Moscow, is having the reverse effect.
Europeanists have never understood the Anglosphere
Usually it starts at McDonald’s. When protestors gather in central London they like to vandalise the burger chain’s Whitehall branch…
Cockburn witnessed Trump arrive by helicopter at Turnberry...on June 24.
A diligent press corps is trying to force him to say what he will do or say when he meets his Russian chum. But Trump himself may not really know.
The Commander-in-Chief reduces world politics to an amazing farce, and it’s hard not to kind of love for him for it.
His fiery interview with The Sun makes clear he is not on board with Theresa May’s flaccid plans.
One of the myths about Donald Trump is that he’s wildly unpredictable. In media terms, he’s an absolute banker: everywhere…
Oxfordshire readies itself for a showdown with the 45th President.
“What good is Nato if Germany is paying Russia billions of dollars for gas and energy?” tweeted Donald Trump on…
A new book argues that Trump could destroy the Republican Party.
PART I Donald Trump is less than impressed with Theresa May’s Brexit plan, it seems. ‘I’m not sure that’s what…
London The American president is coming! All over Britain, people are putting up the bunting, cutting the crusts off the…
It’s almost impossible to imagine the President praising a book or a person or an idea, or really anything, that hasn’t been approved by a lot of people.
Boris, on the other hand...