16 January 2018

Trump and his haters: battle of the vanities

Both sides in the spat over his UK visit are more into preening than politics.

9 January 2018

What is the point of the NHS?

Yes, there is a crisis in the NHS – a crisis of purpose.

4 January 2018

Trump’s war on terror

The Pakistan tweet shows he is as clueless as his predecessors.

26 December 2017

An empire of barbarism

This year, the West continued to unravel the Middle East.

12 December 2017

Hands off Yemen

External intervention has given rise to barbarism.

7 December 2017

The myth of Britain’s far right

Britain First is as insignificant as its racist and fascist predecessors.

4 December 2017

Using social mobility to bash Brexit

Milburn's resignation reveals the elite's pity-the-poor condescension.

27 November 2017

The apocalyptic barbarism of ISIS

The Egypt mosque massacre confirms the abstract horror of ISIS violence.

21 November 2017

Why won’t they just build more homes?

Why the housing crisis inspires lip service but no solutions.

14 November 2017

The Lebanon crisis: who emboldened the Saudis?

The West’s anti-Iran posturing is inflaming Middle Eastern tensions.