UK politics

sadiq khan

Donald Trump should not stoop to Sadiq Khan’s level 

June 3, 2019 5:12 am

The president’s spats with the London mayor are a silly distraction

bercow

Bercow in Washington: look at me!

May 29, 2019 8:11 am

Diminutive Speaker gives No Deal short thrift

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

fgm

The UK’s first successful FGM prosecution raises questions which cannot go unaddressed

February 2, 2019 1:35 pm

FGM has been against the law in the UK for 34 years, but it has also been a custom which has to some degree been accepted

brexit

Brexit: a beginner’s guide

September 24, 2018 12:52 pm

Americans often ask me ‘what is happening?’ in British politics at the moment. Well, here is my answer...

No, Britain shouldn’t invoke Article 5 of the NATO treaty

March 13, 2018 11:59 am

British Prime Minister Theresa May might regret using such strong language in her statement on the Skripal poisoned spy case…