29 May 2017

Trump’s foolish foreign policy

You can’t combat extremist ideology while backing the Saudis.

3 May 2017

Trump’s terrifying cluelessness

In international affairs, Trump acts before he thinks.

6 April 2017

Why it’s always ‘Russia wot dunnit’

Blaming Russia is a ‘get out of jail free’ card for struggling political elites.

1 December 2016

East Aleppo: a catastrophe of the West’s making

How Western meddling pushed Syria over the edge.

17 November 2016

The EU’s meltdown over Trump

European leaders fear a similar revolt of ‘deplorables’ over here.

18 October 2016

Does Boris want a war with Russia?

Shooting down Russian war planes in Syria is a mad idea.

14 October 2016

The anti-politics of protest

Ivan Krastev’s Democracy Disrupted lays bare the limits of the global protest movement.

11 August 2016

We left the EU – shouldn’t we leave NATO too?

NATO also limits our ability to ‘take control’ over policy.