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.

29 March 2016

Obama goes to Havana

Relations between Cuba and the US are improving. This is a positive step.

7 March 2016

No, Russia isn’t weaponising refugees

The EU's problems have nothing to do with Putin.

2 March 2016

Philip Hammond: clueless in Syria

The UK foreign secretary doesn't know the first thing about the conflict.

8 February 2016

A new Cold War?

Tensions may be rising, but Russia is not to blame.

16 October 2015

The Western media have lost the plot in Syria

Commentators slam Russia’s interventions while ignoring the West’s.