Europe

Could Theresa May survive a vote of no confidence?

November 15, 2018 2:50 pm

There is clearly a swell of dissent which will be very difficult for the British PM to stem

Theresa May’s Brexit deal proves one thing: the establishment always wins

November 15, 2018 7:08 am

What we voted for does not matter, because they will not let it happen

I would drink Trump wine if it were available in France

November 13, 2018 12:38 pm

Mr Trump should be warned that the French have a history of responding violently to attempts to open the wine market

Trump had an opportunity to redefine American foreign policy. He blew it

November 12, 2018 10:20 am

President Trump ought to have used his Saturday platform to tell Europeans what an awful idea American intervention in World War One really was

The clash between Macron and Trump

November 12, 2018 5:08 am

It’s no good the French president warning against the rise of nationalism without addressing the causes

Is Donald Trump more popular than Emmanuel Macron in France?

November 9, 2018 1:53 pm

The two men have such a great personal connection, perhaps they can comfort each other

What happened when I wrote about Islam in Britain

November 9, 2018 1:13 pm

Media commentators can refute what I saw, but I’ve spoken with many British Muslims who agree with my portrayals

Is Emmanuel Macron having a meltdown?

November 8, 2018 3:52 pm

The rapid decline of the French President

The troika of absurdity

November 2, 2018 4:25 pm

Only one possible explanation exists for the breathtaking cynicism implicit in Bolton’s speech: domestic politics

Angela Merkel is on her way out – and so is her vision for the EU

November 1, 2018 5:33 pm

Her throne will likely sit empty because Macron is the only leader with any desire to take it

Should it be illegal to call Mohammed a paedophile?

October 27, 2018 1:01 pm

The ECHR have decided that truth is not a justification

Brexiteers should support a border in the Irish Sea

October 23, 2018 3:09 pm

Extra checks at Northern Ireland’s sea ports and airports would be perfectly reasonable as a sign of our good faith

Julian Assange has bested himself in a ‘nightmare house guest’ contest

October 19, 2018 1:03 pm

He is suing his Ecuadorian landlords for violating his ‘fundamental rights and freedoms’

Michael Moore couldn’t be more wrong about Brexit

October 18, 2018 1:54 pm

He’s defending a cruel, aloof, undemocratic political institution, not a wonderful continent

More fake news on Brexit from the New York Times

October 17, 2018 3:29 pm

Stephen Castle has painted a picture of a Britain in panic based off a Facebook group of 1,200 people

Will the royal baby be an American?

October 15, 2018 6:41 pm

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are delighted to confirm to the public that it All Works Down There

How the Irish see Brexit

October 11, 2018 8:48 am

They view it through the prism of impotence and historical schadenfreude

The staggering hypocrisy of Hillary Clinton

October 9, 2018 12:30 pm

Even by her standards, Clintons temerity in lecturing the Brits about shielding authoritarian governments is galling

Laughing at the ineptitude of some Russian spies ignores how dangerous most are

October 9, 2018 10:05 am

The GRU is not a maverick service

The EU are desperate to salvage the Iran deal. It isn’t working

October 8, 2018 9:02 am

American sanctions are forcing companies worldwide to choose between Iran and the US

The nowhere man of the French Left: Jean-Luc Mélenchon

October 4, 2018 8:03 am

The former darling of the French far left is now a hopeless irrelevance

Why the Ryder Cup is great

September 28, 2018 5:44 am

The bi-annual clash between Europe and the US is the greatest show in golf

Was Theresa May attacking Trump, or a blond populist closer to home?

September 27, 2018 4:53 am

The Prime Minister’s UN gambit exposes her as an unreliable, unsuitable partner

Did you hear the one about the anti-Semite in Sweden?

September 25, 2018 2:16 pm

Like many other newly ‘diverse’ societies, Sweden keeps supplying the world with paradox-jokes

Brexit: a beginner’s guide

September 24, 2018 12:52 pm

Americans often ask me ‘what is happening?’ in British politics at the moment. Well, here is my answer...