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pantomime

The Tories shouldn’t be terrified of Trump

November 28, 2019 6:36 am

They should embrace his absurdity

semitism

Allegations of anti-Semitism are damaging to Labour, but not toxic

November 28, 2019 1:07 am

Don’t be surprised if support for the party doesn’t collapse

boris

‘Austerity was not the way forward’: An interview with Boris Johnson

November 28, 2019 12:53 am

The British PM on his plans for a new style of conservatism

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Trump’s visit couldn’t come at a worse time — for Boris and for Nato

November 28, 2019 12:44 am

The president will not hesitate to leap feet first into the UK election campaign

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A US-UK free trade agreement will bring benefits on both sides of the Atlantic

November 28, 2019 12:03 am

Drugs, food, drink, fashion and media will all benefit from a US-UK trade deal

scotland

Could Nicola Sturgeon’s threat of an independence vote save the Tories in Scotland?

November 27, 2019 11:45 pm

For a great many Scots, it’s a choice of what option you dislike least

syria

Trump’s Syria missile strike was a scandal

November 26, 2019 8:58 am

But almost nobody dares say so

jeremy corbyn

Britain is dangerously close to having an overtly anti-American prime minister

November 23, 2019 8:48 am

What would that mean for the so-called special relationship?

netanyahu

Trump and Netanyahu will win again

November 22, 2019 1:19 pm

American media have cried Wolf Blitzer for too long

jeremy corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn’s credibility problem

November 22, 2019 12:06 pm

Can the Labour leader deliver on his promises?

venice

Venice needs Venexit

November 21, 2019 12:57 pm

The result of the December 1 referendum could save the city — or sink it

anti-brexit

The collapse of the anti-Brexit campaign

November 21, 2019 12:18 pm

Unless Remainers can unite (and quickly), their cause is lost

war china

What will war with China look like?

November 19, 2019 11:52 am

China feels increasingly confident in the face of what it perceives as America’s declining power

macron extremism

Boris Johnson could learn from Macron’s approach to extremism

November 16, 2019 10:19 am

Macron’s language is important. He takes aim at Salafism

voters

The five groups of voters the Tories are targeting

November 14, 2019 10:49 am

The party’s electoral strategy rests on persuading voters who’ve never voted Conservative in their lives to go blue

tories

Can Nigel Farage take the Tories to victory?

November 14, 2019 10:34 am

Boris’s marriage of convenience may just pay off at the polls

The devastating impact of Russia Derangement Syndrome

November 14, 2019 12:01 am

The more curious aspect of Russia paranoia is that it ends up achieving precisely what Putin wants

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Turkish delight at the White House

November 13, 2019 7:08 pm

Trump recognizes that Turkey’s prosperity and stability are an American interest

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How Netanyahu gains from the death of Baha Abu al-Ata

November 12, 2019 5:45 pm

PIJ has been amassing weapons and has led the recent attacks against Israel

hillary clinton

What Hillary Clinton doesn’t understand about Brexit

November 12, 2019 12:08 pm

Brits don’t take kindly to being lectured by PC Americans

germany berlin

Berlin on the brink

November 11, 2019 11:57 am

Germany’s economic ills could have far-reaching effects

nigel farage

Farage’s ‘unilateral’ Leave alliance doesn’t guarantee the Tories a majority

November 11, 2019 8:40 am

The Brexit party leader has rowed back on an earlier plan to stand candidates in 600 seats

veterans

Six poems for Veterans Day

November 11, 2019 8:07 am

By a British veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts

iraq amarah veterans

Gunning it into al-Amarah

November 11, 2019 7:52 am

The insurgents did the sensible thing and left before our armored column arrived

berlin wall

Have we learned anything from the fall of the Berlin Wall?

November 9, 2019 7:45 am

The GDR was a million miles away from the ‘workers’ democracy’ that was originally promised