Europe

eu

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

jeremy corbyn

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

boris johnson eu

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

sweden

Will Trump declare war on Sweden?

July 26, 2019 9:25 am

Mobs attack IKEA, demanding refunds

break boris

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

boris johnson

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

boris johnson

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

boris johnson victory speech

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’

boris johnson

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

tommy robinson

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

isis

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

anglo-american

Boris Johnson can make Anglo-American relations great again

July 11, 2019 12:11 am

In topsy-turvy Trumpworld, everything is possible

reparations anglo-saxons

Anglo-Saxons deserve reparations for the Norman Conquest

July 10, 2019 11:58 pm

The effect on indigenous English society was enduring devastation

special relationship

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

sir kim darroch

‘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

kim darroch

Kim Darroch did nothing wrong

July 10, 2019 2:18 pm

Why won’t Brexiteers stand up to Donald Trump?

treason

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

acolytes

The shame of Donald Trump’s British acolytes

July 9, 2019 9:20 am

When Trump barks, Farage jumps

boris johnson

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

london independence day

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

brexit britain

What is the New York Times’s problem with Brexit Britain?

June 28, 2019 3:11 am

Apparently, ‘a fanatical sect has hijacked British politics’

boris derangement syndrome

Are you suffering from Boris Derangement Syndrome?

June 20, 2019 3:49 pm

Like Trump, he is driving his enemies mad

rory stewart

The Rory Stewart delusion

June 17, 2019 12:01 pm

If you want to practice big tent politics you have to offer at least something to everyone you want to entice into it

boris johnson

End this farce and elect Boris now!

June 13, 2019 11:20 am

All the commentary about Boris’s unsuitable character sounds a lot like sour acceptance of the inevitable

boris johnson

Boris Johnson had an easy ride at his campaign launch

June 12, 2019 1:46 pm

‘I cannot swear I’ve always observed a top speed-limit of 70 mph’