Politics
Politics
26 December 2016

2016: a war of words against the people

The anti-populist rhetoric of the elite is now off the scale.

23 December 2016

The return of the people

2016 proved that the fight for democracy is only just beginning.

14 December 2016

The true heroes of Grunwick

The Labour left is misremembering this great 1976 strike.

8 December 2016

The myth of the 48%

The anti-Brexit mob is the most elitist British movement in memory.

8 December 2016

America’s imperilled democracy

Trump’s own ‘identity politics’ are damaging democratic rights.

7 December 2016

Global citizens vs the people

Self-styled citizens of the world are driven by disdain for the demos.

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.