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macron extremism

Boris Johnson could learn from Macron’s approach to extremism

November 16, 2019 10:19 am

Macron’s language is important. He takes aim at Salafism

voters

The five groups of voters the Tories are targeting

November 14, 2019 10:49 am

The party’s electoral strategy rests on persuading voters who’ve never voted Conservative in their lives to go blue

tories

Can Nigel Farage take the Tories to victory?

November 14, 2019 10:34 am

Boris’s marriage of convenience may just pay off at the polls

self-loathing

Be more carthorse: why we would all benefit from a little self-loathing

November 14, 2019 9:48 am

Online praise is turning us all into narcissists

The devastating impact of Russia Derangement Syndrome

November 14, 2019 12:01 am

The more curious aspect of Russia paranoia is that it ends up achieving precisely what Putin wants

turkish erdogan

Turkish delight at the White House

November 13, 2019 7:08 pm

Trump recognizes that Turkey’s prosperity and stability are an American interest

gaza palestinian islamic jihad baha abu al-ata

How Netanyahu gains from the death of Baha Abu al-Ata

November 12, 2019 5:45 pm

PIJ has been amassing weapons and has led the recent attacks against Israel

hillary clinton

What Hillary Clinton doesn’t understand about Brexit

November 12, 2019 12:08 pm

Brits don’t take kindly to being lectured by PC Americans

germany berlin

Berlin on the brink

November 11, 2019 11:57 am

Germany’s economic ills could have far-reaching effects

nigel farage

Farage’s ‘unilateral’ Leave alliance doesn’t guarantee the Tories a majority

November 11, 2019 8:40 am

The Brexit party leader has rowed back on an earlier plan to stand candidates in 600 seats

veterans

Six poems for Veterans Day

November 11, 2019 8:07 am

By a British veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts

iraq amarah veterans

Gunning it into al-Amarah

November 11, 2019 7:52 am

The insurgents did the sensible thing and left before our armored column arrived

berlin wall

Have we learned anything from the fall of the Berlin Wall?

November 9, 2019 7:45 am

The GDR was a million miles away from the ‘workers’ democracy’ that was originally promised

nigel farage

Dear Nigel Farage: don’t become the man who reversed the referendum result

November 7, 2019 11:13 am

At this point, to hold out for a ‘clean’ exit that’s never going to happen is to embrace defeat

jews

‘Utterly betrayed’: Britain’s Jews are now politically homeless

November 7, 2019 10:55 am

The past four years have felt like an awakening

liberal democrats

Boris Johnson’s fate will be decided by Liberal Democrat voters

November 7, 2019 10:32 am

The British PM is not fully in control of his own destiny

opponents

The mesmerizing mediocrity of Trump’s opponents

November 6, 2019 11:13 pm

The Democrats have an embarrassing inability to produce a candidate who can beat him at the ballot

boris johnson

Boris called me a terrorist but I’d still probably vote for him

November 6, 2019 11:23 am

Would I vote for a man who refused to publish my article, in order to get Brexit and send Jeremy Corbyn packing?

emmanuel macron edouard philippe

The biggest threat to Emmanuel Macron is his own prime minister

November 5, 2019 9:38 am

Edouard Philippe is all the things Macron isn’t

abortion

Even drag queens don’t have license to mock the realities of abortion

November 2, 2019 11:28 am

Not just ‘Christian groups’ will feel repugnance at this actual Halloween horror

nhs

The lie that could dominate Britain’s election

November 1, 2019 1:15 pm

Labour is adamant that the Tories want to sell the NHS off to America

farage voice

Donald Trump, Brexit voice of reason

October 31, 2019 3:51 pm

As Washington obsesses over impeachment, the Donald chews the fat with his buddy Nigel

maro itoje

The might of Maro Itoje

October 31, 2019 2:40 pm

The rugby star shows how sport can unite us

south africa

The long death of South Africa’s political center

October 31, 2019 9:57 am

How South Africa’s political system fell apart

withdrawal

The story behind Donald Trump’s fake withdrawal from Syria

October 31, 2019 8:19 am

Washington’s hawks have Trump exactly where they want him