Politics
Politics
19 September 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi: a childish obsession

We need to stop searching for saviours and demons in global affairs.

19 September 2017

In praise of Thomas Jefferson

Forget covering up his statues: we should be celebrating his ideals.

13 September 2017

Why Merkel and Co want to keep politics ‘boring’

Germany’s political class prefers stasis to serious debate.

25 August 2017

The alt-left: toy-smashing tosspots

Both the alt- right and left are engaging in moronic behaviour.

17 August 2017

‘Total agreement is the end of thought’

The Majority at the National Theatre probes modern political activism.

20 July 2017

No, Engels was not a Corbynite

And a statue of the Marxist in Manchester does not mark a ‘socialist resurgence’.

13 July 2017

Don Jr: more idiot than mastermind

No, Trump Jr’s Russian meeting is not proof of a conspiracy.

6 July 2017

Macron: king of the technocrats

His monarchical turn reveals the authoritarianism of the Third Way.