Europe

David Lloyd George

One hundred years after ‘A Nation Fit for Heroes’

November 23, 2018 8:52 am

On November 23, 1918, David Lloyd George put forth a vision of post-war solidarity, in keeping with the sacrifices made in wartime

Jacob Rees-Mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Why Boris Johnson would make a good leader (and I wouldn’t)

November 22, 2018 12:36 pm

The only way to change the policy is to change the person

leo varadkar

Leo Varadkar has done his absolute best to damage Brexit

November 22, 2018 12:28 pm

The Taoiseach leads a minority government — he has an incentive to make the Brits sweat

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Theresa May’s Brexit deal: the legal verdict

November 22, 2018 12:20 pm

The British PM’s plan isn’t bad – it’s atrocious

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Asia Bibi and the case that makes a mockery of the UK’s asylum laws

November 18, 2018 11:52 am

Britain let in the man best known for his defense of the fatwa on Salman Rushdie. But Asia Bibi is a bridge too far?

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Leading Brexiteers in DC to talk US-UK free trade agreement

November 16, 2018 1:19 pm

As Theresa May’s government crumbles, David Davis and Owen Paterson make their move

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The British Conservative Party deserve a lengthy spell in opposition

November 15, 2018 3:12 pm

Brexit is not being done well because it cannot be done well; the surprise remains that it is being done at all

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Is Emmanuel Macron having a meltdown?

November 8, 2018 3:52 pm

The rapid decline of the French President

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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

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 pedophile?

October 27, 2018 1:01 pm

The ECHR have decided that truth is not a justification

irish border

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

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

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

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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

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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

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How the Irish see Brexit

October 11, 2018 8:48 am

They view it through the prism of impotence and historical schadenfreude

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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