Politics
Politics

They are not communists, you idiots

Calm down, right-wingers: Corbynistas are squarer than you think.

18 July 2018

Fascists, fascists everywhere

Why the left loves to whip up fears over the far right.

17 July 2018

‘Trump is a Russian plant’: birtherism for liberals

The idea that Trump is in Putin’s pocket is a feverish conspiracy theory.

Those anti-Trump protests were really, really weird

This was atomised middle-class angst dressed up as radicalism.

13 July 2018

Days of middle-class rage

The Trump protests are more about therapy than politics.

19 June 2018

Bilderberg: wrestling with cops in Turin

What it’s like covering the global elites’ top-secret get-together.

13 June 2018

The Trump-Kim summit: kitsch or progress?

There are reasons both to cheer and worry about this strangest of meetings.

7 June 2018

The false alarm over ‘fake news’

The voter-blaming elites have really lost touch with truth and reality.

5 June 2018

No one voted for Spain’s new prime minister

Spain's political class needs to face the electorate, not flee it.

31 May 2018

Blue Waves and Impeachment? Dream on, Democrats

The Democrats’ mistake: embracing an elitist politics of identity.