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Boris Johnson has achieved his dream. Will he mess it up?

July 23, 2019 10:46 am

If he fails, as many of his colleagues anticipate, he will look like a blithering idiot

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Full text: Boris Johnson’s victory speech

July 23, 2019 7:55 am

‘I say to all the doubters: dude, we are going to energize the country’

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Boris Johnson will soon be the most popular leader in the world

July 22, 2019 11:33 am

Pranks, jokes and inventive ideas – ‘wheezes’ as he calls them – pour out of him

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The Yaniv scandal is the end-product of trans activism

July 22, 2019 11:18 am

Does inclusivity mean the Canadian state should compel women to handle a penis?

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Can Trump break the cycle of mistrust with Iran?

July 19, 2019 11:37 am

It might seem improbable. But then again, there isn’t much with Trump that doesn’t

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What to ask Mueller

July 19, 2019 6:47 am

The special counsel, like Garbo, just wants to be left alone. But his report leaves some very important questions unanswered

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The presidency unchained

July 17, 2019 5:14 pm

When it comes to war powers, conservatives are at odds with the Framers of the Constitution

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Will China stand in the way of peace in Venezuela?

July 17, 2019 1:59 pm

The last thing Xi wants to do is pander to US interests by backing Guaidó

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Tommy Robinson is no martyr. Here’s how to stop him becoming one

July 12, 2019 11:33 am

If all he has to complain about upon emerging from the prison gates is extreme boredom and a habit for soggy chips, it will be a triumph

mexico

When Mexico enforces its own laws, immigration drops

July 12, 2019 7:07 am

President Trump's tariff gamble with Mexico is paying off

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The European fighters who battled Isis – and were abandoned by their governments

July 11, 2019 3:44 pm

For all their bravery, they are not welcomed home

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Boris Johnson can make Anglo-American relations great again

July 11, 2019 12:11 am

In topsy-turvy Trumpworld, everything is possible

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Anglo-Saxons deserve reparations for the Norman Conquest

July 10, 2019 11:58 pm

The effect on indigenous English society was enduring devastation

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The myth of the special relationship

July 10, 2019 3:00 pm

Relations between London and Washington are not – and have never been – as special as Churchill would have liked

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‘We will no longer deal with him’ was the end of Sir Kim Darroch

July 10, 2019 2:41 pm

Serious people in Britain should focus their attention on discovering the person or persons who leaked the cables

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Kim Darroch did nothing wrong

July 10, 2019 2:18 pm

Why won’t Brexiteers stand up to Donald Trump?

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In defense of treason

July 9, 2019 10:02 am

If we really care for the fate of the people who compose our nations, our motto should be: America last, China last, Russia last

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The shame of Donald Trump’s British acolytes

July 9, 2019 9:20 am

When Trump barks, Farage jumps

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What’s really going on in Hong Kong?

July 5, 2019 1:20 pm

The reality is more than just an extradition treaty

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China’s surveillance technology is terrifying

July 4, 2019 11:58 am

Everything we do and say can now be monitored and stored for future reference

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A new tune: Boris Johnson on his plan to unite Britain

July 4, 2019 11:15 am

The Tory leadership hopeful talks Brexit, preparing for no deal now and how to beat Jeremy Corbyn

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The joys of Independence Day in London

July 4, 2019 10:41 am

The deep currents of enlightened self-interest have for more than two centuries brought the US and UK together

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Trump’s bad Huawei deal with Xi

July 2, 2019 9:54 am

The Chinese tech giant is a threat to America's security — and the world's

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What Jared Kushner doesn’t get

June 29, 2019 4:38 pm

Israel doesn’t want peace with the Palestinians

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The baffling oratory of Jared Kushner

June 28, 2019 1:27 pm

Safe to say his speech in Bahrain will not solve Israel-Palestine