Europe

anti-trump protest

On the barricades of London’s anti-Trump ‘carnival of resistance’

June 4, 2019 4:33 pm

One side started screaming the word ‘Nazi’, the other directed cries of ‘Commie’ back at their enemies

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Trump provides another masterclass in comic statesmanship

June 4, 2019 10:38 am

The Trump-May conference was quite moving. It was more funny

sadiq khan

Sadiq Khan’s anti-Trump crusade is dull and reductive

June 3, 2019 12:43 pm

The mayor of London has lost it

boris

Will Boris Johnson’s home life put off traditional Tory voters?

June 1, 2019 6:18 am

The former Foreign Secretary is currently between wives

nhs privatization

The NHS privatization conspiracy

May 31, 2019 7:14 pm

Britons have a Pavlovian response to any mention of their National Health Service

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cosmic magnetism

The cosmic magnetism of Trump and Brexit

May 30, 2019 6:17 am

The president is the sun to the Brexit moon

matteo salvini

The triumph of Matteo Salvini

May 28, 2019 1:57 pm

Il Capitano has become the most important populist in Europe

rory stewart

The refreshing ridiculousness of Rory Stewart

May 28, 2019 7:09 am

An unusual would-be leader is on a strange quest to take over Britain

emmanuel macron

The rise and fall of Emmanuel Macron

May 27, 2019 1:36 pm

Only in the French media is it unnoticed that on every front, Macron has failed

boris johnson

Boris Johnson is the big winner from the Tories’ election drubbing

May 27, 2019 8:11 am

If Boris Johnson looked a shoo-in before last night’s results, he’s been promoted to whatever is more shoo than that

emmanuel macron european election

The European election results are a humiliation for Macron

May 26, 2019 2:48 pm

The French president is humiliated, although his tame media will try to spin it as a victory

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Full text: Theresa May’s resignation speech

May 24, 2019 6:43 am

‘I will shortly leave the job that it has been the honor of my life to hold – the second female Prime Minister but certainly not the last’

boris johnson

Cometh the hour: Boris Johnson may be the Tories’ best hope

May 24, 2019 6:21 am

The former Foreign Secretary is the man to beat

theresa may resignation

The deal on Theresa May’s resignation is done

May 23, 2019 5:43 pm

The British PM has no choice but to set an unbreakable date for her departure

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‘This is about breaking the two-party system’: on the campaign trail with Nigel Farage

May 23, 2019 5:26 pm

The Brexit party has already achieved a reach far beyond what Ukip ever had

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Corbyn isn’t working – and Labour is being picked apart by its new enemies

May 23, 2019 1:39 pm

Rivals are sweeping down like vultures to attack what remains of the party

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Donald Trump vs British spies 

May 23, 2019 1:34 pm

Will Trump continue his battle against the ‘Deep State’ when he visits Britain?

boris

Only Boris can bury Brexit

May 23, 2019 1:26 pm

The next PM will have promised the electorate something that she or he is quite unable to deliver

milkshakes

On milkshakes

May 23, 2019 1:07 pm

The milkshake business has become a bit of a thing for bedraggled losers on the left

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The paranoid style in British politics

May 23, 2019 11:42 am

No political movement is immune to the conspiratorial world view

theresa may brexit backfire

Will Theresa May’s new Brexit deal backfire?

May 21, 2019 4:06 pm

Her fourth attempt offers concessions to Labour and Brexiteers

iran

Russia and China are watching Iran, and waiting

May 20, 2019 12:07 pm

America’s rivals are exploiting Trump’s split with Europe

civilizationists

Who are Europe’s ‘Civilizationists’?

May 20, 2019 11:08 am

Daniel Pipes talks about the drive to preserve Europe’s historic culture in a time of mass immigration

cologne sex attacks

Victims of the Cologne sex attacks are still searching for justice

May 17, 2019 12:54 pm

The vast majority of the men involved will walk free and continue living in Germany