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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

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France’s far-left are looking to Marine Le Pen as their savior

May 17, 2019 11:51 am

For the resurgent National Rally leader, revenge is on the menu

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What one activist’s death tells us about war crimes in Syria

May 16, 2019 3:42 pm

Ali Othman was a citizen journalist with a ready smile and no fear

Rashida Tlaib anti-semitism

Rashida Tlaib’s comments about Palestine are blatantly misleading

May 16, 2019 7:57 am

Her toxic denial of Jewish national identity is the reason Palestine is not free

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What’s the truth about Cambridge Analytica?

May 16, 2019 6:06 am

Alexander Nix, the former CEO, talks Trump, Brexit, and psychographics

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Mr Pompeo goes to Sochi

May 15, 2019 3:51 pm

US-Russia diplomatic efforts always start pushing in the same direction, then something goes wrong

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Trump likes to keep his enemies close and his hawks closer

May 15, 2019 12:09 pm

Regime change is on the agenda for Iran in a way that it is not in North Korea

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If Trump goes to war with Iran, he will lose in 2020

May 15, 2019 6:41 am

He would become yet another politician who believes American greatness lies in policing the world

rashida tlaib

Rashida Tlaib wasn’t being anti-Semitic, but…

May 14, 2019 6:07 pm

...she wasn’t telling the truth either

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How I learned to stop worrying and love Trump’s trade war

May 14, 2019 12:05 pm

China’s importance to domestic US industry has been exaggerated

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Our real problem with China: Xi Jinping

May 10, 2019 12:22 pm

He is the global leader of opposition to the US position in international politics

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The art of the bad deal

May 9, 2019 1:16 pm

Jared Kushner’s peace plan is either ‘transactional’ or ‘transformational’ – either way, no one is betting it will work

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The future of world trade is in the balance

May 7, 2019 3:03 pm

US-China trade talks approach a crisis

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Israel and the war of Eurovision

May 7, 2019 1:47 pm

Gaza plays a Game of Thrones

kim jong-un

Kim Jong-un is doing to Trump what Trump is trying to do to China

May 6, 2019 11:55 am

The portly pariah of Pyongyang fired off several missiles that landed in the Sea of Japan

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The great folly of US-Russia misunderstandings

May 6, 2019 7:33 am

Washington and Moscow should be careful what they wish for

brexit party

Will Nigel Farage’s Brexit party sink the Tories?

May 2, 2019 12:51 pm

It’s a slicker, more professional outfit than Ukip ever was

northern ireland

Romanticizing Northern Ireland’s history is a deadly mistake

May 2, 2019 10:05 am

Children are growing up with ‘heroic’ stories of the Troubles

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The remarkable rise of Vox: Spain’s right-wing underdogs

May 1, 2019 3:44 pm

Most of the fear the party inspires is due to its less progressive policies

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China’s war on Islam

May 1, 2019 3:09 pm

Beijing has been ruthlessly willing to use technology and force against the Uighurs

snub

Why would Donald Trump care about Jeremy Corbyn’s snub?

April 26, 2019 11:25 am

He probably doesn’t even know who the Labour leader is

corbyn victory

What would a Corbyn victory mean for me?

April 25, 2019 4:29 pm

Few can doubt that a Labour government would introduce state regulation of the press

brexit impasse

The Brexit impasse proves Britain need political reform

April 25, 2019 3:31 pm

Untangling 40-odd years of EU integration is not easy

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The US and Yemen: stopping Iran or appeasing Saudi Arabia?

April 24, 2019 4:07 pm

The ‘America First’ president is putting Saudi interests first

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Who remembers the Armenians?

April 24, 2019 1:44 pm

Why does the US assist in Turkey’s denial of genocide?