Politics
Politics
26 February 2015

Syriza’s compromise: a revolution betrayed?

Begging its creditors for more money won’t liberate Greece.

18 February 2015

Ukiphobia: the prejudices that dare not speak their name

Channel 4’s docudrama on UKIP revealed the bigotry of the elite.

18 February 2015

Harman’s Barbie bus: The new face of feminism

It isn't only Labour that views women as a distinctive political species.

16 February 2015

The real dodgers are those obsessed with tax avoiders

Scapegoating the rich has become a way of dodging economic debate.

10 February 2015

‘Hey, who are we to judge the Islamic State?’

Why many in the West are so cagey about condemning IS.

5 February 2015

Turning Ukraine into a stage for Western preening

The laptop bombardiers need a new mission, and their eyes are set on Ukraine.

5 February 2015

Bitter Lake: searching for meaning in the Afghan abyss

Adam Curtis’s latest is a Heart of Darkness for the post-9/11 era.

28 January 2015

Obama is wrong: we need more politics, not less

The State of the Union address exposed Obama’s abandonment of reality.

15 January 2015

Why is Boko Haram so barbaric?

The new movements that float free of politics and morality.