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There’s no Tank Man without the tanks

August 12, 2019 9:26 am

Hong Kong protesters are following the wrong script

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America should view China as a hostile, revolutionary power

August 9, 2019 4:00 pm

Washington needs to counter Beijing in the realm of public diplomacy and global opinion

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Why is no one boycotting India?

August 9, 2019 11:17 am

Given the annexation of Jammu and Kashmir, shouldnt Modi be getting the Israel treatment?

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Jacob Rees-Mogg: I’m prejudiced against the Oxford comma

August 8, 2019 1:39 pm

My aim is to be polite to my constituents, who after all employ me — to address them correctly and be clear

Britain is heading for a November 1 election

August 8, 2019 12:24 am

If Boris’s parliamentary opponents want to push the constitutional boundaries, then his team will do the same

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Donald Trump is the best prime minister Britain never had

August 6, 2019 8:09 am

The orange man succeeds where the mandarins failed

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Boris Johnson should take note of Tom Cotton’s letter

August 5, 2019 6:38 pm

The Arkansas senator’s maneuver was a major signal to post-Brexit Britain

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Will Hong Kong’s revolution come West?

August 5, 2019 3:07 pm

American intelligence agencies are watching and learning

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Mayor Pete’s shrewd sunset strategy

August 5, 2019 11:38 am

The veteran presidential candidate’s plan to repeal and replace the AUMF makes perfect sense

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Modi’s ideological project in Jammu and Kashmir

August 5, 2019 8:36 am

Curfews, internet shutdowns and house arrests: is this the ‘darkest day in Indias democracy?

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Tulsi Gabbard is right. Trump supports al-Qaeda…just like Obama did

August 2, 2019 4:14 pm

Like Trump’s Saudi Arabia policy, Obama inadvertently supported terrorists in the name of aiding allies

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Europeans have started to change their minds on Brexit

August 1, 2019 12:44 pm

Boris’s focus on the backstop has shifted public opinion

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Prince Harry and Meghan’s made-to-measure morality

August 1, 2019 11:26 am

Their increasingly vociferous views put the royal family in a precarious position

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Who’ll blink first – Boris Johnson or the EU?

August 1, 2019 11:04 am

Even if the EU believes Boris on no deal, it might not budge

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Lebanon: the world’s best failed state

August 1, 2019 10:46 am

However bad things get, most Lebanese I speak to believe that at least they won’t get dragged into another war with Israel

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What my viral Hong Kong protest picture taught me about fake news

July 31, 2019 2:11 pm

In just a few hours, this woman had effectively become a political Rorschach test

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Why the Labour party must ditch Corbyn now

July 31, 2019 1:51 pm

I might as well be arguing for universal peace or the second coming of Christ

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How Canada failed to smash the cannabis black market

July 30, 2019 8:50 am

High prices, plain packaging and restrictive licensing conditions have deterred long-term users from switching to the legal market

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The EU isn’t taking Boris’s Brexit threat seriously yet

July 29, 2019 2:31 pm

Johnson needs to show that he can overcome any parliamentary effort to block no deal and that he can make it politically viable

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Will Trump declare war on Sweden?

July 26, 2019 9:25 am

Mobs attack IKEA, demanding refunds

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The first 100 days will make or break Boris

July 25, 2019 12:18 pm

The future of his party – and his country – is at stake

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The diplomacy of deference

July 25, 2019 12:14 am

Trump’s actions are constrained by what Saudi and Israeli leaders are willing to tolerate

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The problem of Beijing Biden

July 24, 2019 6:27 pm

The former VP’s campaign is teetering – but maybe not for the reason he thinks

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Boris bloodbath: Britain’s new PM is a weak man posing as a tough guy

July 24, 2019 4:42 pm

He does not want to be loved. He wants to dominate and to command: he wants to be obeyed

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One academic’s fight for the rights of Uighurs

July 23, 2019 2:46 pm

‘This is one of the most serious violations of human rights in this century’