Politics
Politics
1 December 2016

Fillon, Le Pen and the Brexit effect

The flux of 2016 looks set to hit the French elections.

26 November 2016

Fidel Castro: a tragic Cold War figure

How the US and Soviet Union helped turn Castro into a dictator.

25 November 2016

Fake news and post‑truth: the handmaidens of Western relativism

It isn’t Macedonian teens who killed truth and objectivity.

24 November 2016

Trump: a threat to the republic

The president-elect is surrounding himself with authoritarians.

23 November 2016

Merkel as the saviour of liberalism? God help us

Trump-fearing liberals need to get over their Merkel fantasies.

22 November 2016

An ‘illegitimate’ attack on Trump voters

Demands to ‘uphold the popular vote’ are a coded attack on the people.

22 November 2016

Trump’s border policy is already ‘normalised’

How Clinton, Bush and Obama laid the foundations for The Wall.

21 November 2016

No, Stephen Bannon is not a white supremacist

Right now, the fearmongering over Trump is a bigger problem than Trump.

18 November 2016

Everyone needs to stop talking about ‘white people’

How the elitist fear of the underclass was given a PC makeover.

17 November 2016

The Trump swamp

Cronyism and bigotry already define the Trump administration.